Daily Hampshire Gazette - Established 1786
Cloudy
69°
Cloudy
Hi 77° | Lo 63°

Witness says girl lost part of leg in Worcester train accident

Witness Jason Desrosiers told the Telegram & Gazette that the girl was pulled off her feet Tuesday and one of her legs fell beneath the car.

Desrosiers said part of the girl’s leg was severed and she remained conscious. He said he ran to help, then called 911 at the urging of two friends of the girl.

The accident happened near the Greendale Mall on tracks separated from a parking lot by a fence. The paper reports there’s a hole in the fence near where the girl was struck, and the area is used as a shortcut.

The accident remained under investigation Tuesday.

There are no comments yet. Be the first!
Post a Comment

You must be registered to comment on stories. Click here to register.