Man hit by train in Oceano survives
January 16, 2012
A man hit by a train in Oceano on Friday had to have his arm amputated.
At about 5:15 p.m., an Amtrak train hit the man who was walking along the tracks. Officials with Union Pacific said the man was not near a railroad crossing when the accident occurred.
Emergency personnel transported the man to Arroyo Grande Community Hospital for treatment.
Investigators with Union Pacific are looking into the incident.