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Emerado Man Hit by Amtrak Train
An Emerado man was hit by an Amtrak train early this morning.
The Highway Patrol says 51-year-old Dan O’Donnel was standing next to the tracks when he was hit about 5:20 a.m.
O’Donnel suffered an arm injury and walked to a nearby bar for help.
He was taken to a Grand Forks hospital for treatment.
An Amtrak spokesman says O’Donnel was on railroad property.
The train was delayed for about an hour.
The patrol is investigating.