Man hit by TRAX train, not seriously injured

Posted at 12:08 PM, Oct 12, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-12 14:22:56-04

SALT LAKE CITY — A man was hit by a TRAX train Friday in Salt Lake City.

Gerry Carpenter, a UTA spokesman, said the man sustained minor injuries.

The incident happened near 600 West and 200 South at approximately 11:45 a.m.

The man did not see the train when it clipped him, and he spun around, according to Carpenter. The man was transported to an area hospital as a precaution.