Police release more information regarding person hit by train

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SOMERSET, Pa. (WTAJ) — Police say a man suffered minor injuries Tuesday when he was hit by a train.

According to a police report, Kevon McDougald, 38 was walking south in the middle of the railroad tracks in the area of the 300 block of N. Pleasant Ave.  As a train approached him from behind, McDougald stepped off the tracks, however he was still hit by the handrail of the train as it passed him.

McDougald was taken to UPMC Somerset with minor injuries to his left arm and back area.

The investigation is ongoing.

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