SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (February 18, 2017) – A bicyclist was left in serious condition on Saturday evening after being hit by a train near the Meadowview Station, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 5:15 p.m. A bicyclist, identified only as a male, was reportedly struck by a light-rail train near the Meadowview Station in Sacramento. The bicyclist suffered serious injuries and was rushed to a nearby hospital by responding medical personnel. The bicyclist is expected to survive his injuries.
The investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability.
“Almost one death or injury per day occurs on the rail system in the United States. Many of these tragic deaths are avoidable, the rail system is antiquated and needs a complete overhaul to ensure the safety of pedestrians, drivers, and train passengers,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm.
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