Distracted man hit by FrontRunner train

Posted at 8:35 AM, Jan 07, 2014

ROY, Utah -- A man is recovering in the hospital after he was hit by a FrontRunner train Tuesday morning.

Utah Transit Authority spokesman Remi Barron said the man was looking down at something and not paying attention as he was crossing onto the platform-- where he was struck by an approaching FrontRunner train.

The man was taken by ambulance to an area hospital with several leg and arm injuries.

FOX 13 will update this story with more details as soon as they become available.