Man loses legs after being hit by train in Norfolk

Posted at 11:52 AM, Nov 17, 2012
and last updated 2012-11-17 14:22:01-05

A man was it by a train early Saturday morning in the 7700 block of Hampton Blvd.

Police say it happened around 4am.

They say the man was on foot when he apparently tried to beat the train.

The man lost both legs and was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.