Pedestrian verses Train in MariannaMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Nov 09 2018 7:30 AM
On 11/08/2018 at approximately 2:28pm, The Marianna Police Department received a report of a pedestrian verses train in the area of Orange St. Upon officer’s arrival in the area, they located a black male underneath the stopped train.
It appeared that the individual had received serious injuries from his contact with the passing train. Marianna Fire and Rescue and along with Jackson County Fire and Rescue arrived on scene within minutes and began rendering aid to the man and was able to remove him from underneath the train.
The man was then transported to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital by helicopter. At this time release of the man’s identity is pending notification of next of kin. This incident is an active investigation and details will be release at a later time.