Man severely injured in Pueblo train accident

By: Ryan Severance, The Pueblo Chieftain
February 19, 2014 Updated: February 19, 2014 at 5:38 pm
photo - (Bryan Kelsen, The Pueblo Chieftain)
(Bryan Kelsen, The Pueblo Chieftain)  

A man was seriously injured Wednesday afternoon after being hit by a train near Walmart on Dillon Drive.

Michael Holmes, 22, had both legs severed and severely injured his arm after being struck by the train.

Holmes was transported to a local hospital and is listed in serious condition.

Train personnel reported seeing something on the tracks ahead of them and tried to stop but were unable to, according to police.

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