Teen hit by train on Milledgeville railroad bridge

ambulance generic

Police say a 15-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after being struck by a train.

According to Milledgeville Police, around 7 p.m. on Friday, May 10, three minors were walking on BNSF tracks on a railroad bridge over Elkhorn Creek on the east edge of Milledgeville, Illinois when a westbound train struck one of them.

Chance Casares, 15, was taken to a hospital in Sterling and later moved to Rockford for treatment of multiple injuries.

The two others escaped without injuries, according to police.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 845 other followers