BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man was struck by a train Wednesday afternoon in Northwest Baltimore, according to the city’s firefighters union.
The accident was reported about 2:30 p.m. near the intersection of Garrison Boulevard and Wabash Avenue, the firefighters union tweeted.
The union said an unidentified man reportedly struck by a CSX train was taken to a hospital with critical injuries.
The incident led authorities to shut down traffic on a stretch of Wabash Avenue.
🚊PERSON STRUCK BY TRAIN🚊
Garrison Bl & Wabash Av 21215#Dolfield@CCMiddleton6#BMORESBravest quickly removed a person who was reportedly struck by a @CSX train. #BCFDEMS is transporting the critically injured male to @shocktrauma. Road traffic on Wabash shut down. #BalTraffic pic.twitter.com/PeXXOOjpAn
— Baltimore Firefighters IAFF Local 734 (@BCFDL734) November 17, 2021