Man seriously injured after being hit by train in east Nashville

Man seriously injured after being hit by train in east Nashville (Image 1)
Man seriously injured after being hit by train in east Nashville (Image 1)

A man had to be taken to the hospital after being hit by a train in east Nashville early Thursday morning.

It happened just after 2 a.m. near Riverside Drive and Greenwood Avenue.

Greenwood Avenue was closed while police investigated.

Police told News 2 the man was apparently sleeping on the train tracks.

He was taken to the hospital with very serious injuries.

Additional information was not released.

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