Train hits pedestrian in SE Portland

(KOIN) – A person was hit by a train in Southeast Portland Monday morning.

The collision occurred at about 8 a.m. on the Union Pacific Railroad at Southeast Gideon and Brooklyn streets, according to dispatchers with the Bureau of Emergency Communications.

The victim was transported a nearby hospital. Lt. Mike Marshman, a Portland Fire & Rescue spokesperson, said the injuries were not life threatening.

Stay with KOIN for the latest on this developing story.

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