NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A man was struck by a train while trying to cross railroad tracks on Hampton Boulevard early Saturday morning.
Police say around 4 a.m. a man, who was on foot, tried to beat a train at the railroad tracks in the 7700 block of Hampton Blvd.
The man lost both legs in the accident and was taken to Sentara Norfolk Hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to a police spokesman.
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