Man struck by freight train, then Amtrak train

Man was crossing tracks near SE 9th Avenue and Division Street when he was hit

A man suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by 2 trains near SE 9th Avenue and Division Street, June 20, 2017. (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man suffered life-threatening injures after he was hit by a freight train and an Amtrak train on Tuesday night, police said.

The man was reportedly crossing the tracks near SE 9th Avenue and Division Street when he was hit by a freight train going east and an Amtrak going west.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

Union Pacific and Portland Police Bureau are investigating.

KOIN 6 News will have more information as it becomes available.