Man seriously hurt after hit by freight train in Evergreen Park

A freight train hit and seriously injured a pedestrian, early this morning in Evergreen Park.

The man was found at the side of the tracks at 87th and Rockwell.

A photographer on the scene says the man was wearing headphones and may not have heard the train coming.

The victim is in surgery at Christ Hospital.

His name has not been released.

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