Transient hit by train in St. Johns County
ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. – A transient was hit by a train in St. Johns County on Friday evening, according to Florida East Coast Railway.
Officials said a local train that services Jacksonville and St. Augustine hit a person on the tracks off State Road 16, 35 miles south of Jacksonville.
Officials said it happened in an isolated, industrial area.
They said they believe the person was a transient who was lying on the tracks.
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