- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 2, 2016

LA VISTA, Neb. (AP) - Police say one person is dead and another is seriously injured after being struck by a train while walking on a trestle in Sarpy County.

La Vista police tell the Omaha World-Herald (https://bit.ly/2avPGtH ) three men were walking on a train trestle over a creek Monday night when they were hit.

One person fell off and was pronounced dead at the scene. Another was taken to a hospital by helicopter, and a third was apparently uninjured and was being interviewed by police.

The newspaper reports the train was with BNSF Railway and was headed west.


Information from: Omaha World-Herald, https://www.omaha.com

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