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Man injured after being hit by a train near the city centre

Man injured after being hit by a train near the city centre

Man injured after being hit by a train near the city centre

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Union Pacific has begun an investigation after a man was struck by a train early Friday morning.

According to an Omaha police officer who spoke to 6 On Your Side, the crash happened near Woolworth Avenue between 16th and 20th streets around 4:30 a.m.

The man was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

It was initially unclear what led to the crash.

6 On Your Side is waiting for more details from Union Pacific.