Pedestrian Hospitalized after Fort Lauderdale Train Crash near NE 3rd Ave. and N. Flagler Drive
Fort Lauderdale, Florida (January 20, 2018) – A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a Brightline Train on Friday night in Fort Lauderdale.
The Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue responded to the crash at around 8 p.m. Friday, January 19, on the Florida East Coast Railway near the intersection of Ne Third Avenue and North Flagler Drive.
Police said the gates were down and lights were flashing as a man tried to cross the tracks and was clipped by the fast-moving train.
The man suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was rushed Broward Health.
Percy Martinez Law Office passes our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
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