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Man seriously hurt in James City County after being hit by train

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Posted at 7:50 PM, Aug 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-14 19:50:58-04

James City County, Va. — Virginia State Police are investigating an incident where a man was hit by a CSX train Saturday afternoon in James City County.

They tell us it happened just after 4:30 P.M.

Police say the victim, 21-year-old Dominic Ristaino, was standing on the tracks when he was hit.

He then had to be removed from the bottom of the train by officials.

The unknown man was later airlifted to a hospital in Richmond, Virginia where he is in critical condition.

Troopers are still investigating the incident and attempting to identify the victim.