Man On Tracks Hit By Amtrak Cascades Train in Everett

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Everett Police talk with the conductor while medics work on the pedestrian.

A man was taken by medic unit to Harborview Hospital after being hit by an Amtrak Cascades train in the Delta Yard in Everett. The incident happened just before 10:00AM. No word yet on why he was on the train tracks in a protected area. Everett Fire Marshal Rick Robinson tells the man had life threatening injuries. Everett Police spokesman Sgt. Ryan Dalberg says Everett Police are investigating along with Amtrak and other officials. It happened on the tracks directly underneath Interstate 5 next to the Snohomish River. Here are a few photos taken from the scene.

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Everett firefighters and medics work on the man before transporting him to Harborview Hospital in Seattle.

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Everett Police officers examine the front of the train

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A look at the scene as the investigation begins.


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