Man clipped by TRAX train, but escapes serious injury
By Bob Mims
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Oct 12 2012 11:59 am • Last Updated Oct 12 2012 12:25 pm
A man escaped serious injury after being clipped by a slow-moving light rail train in downtown Salt Lake City late Friday morning.
Utah Transit Authority spokesman Gerry Carpenter said the man, in his 30s, was hit while running east along the tracks near 600 West and 300 South about 11:45 a.m. as the Blue Line TRAX train was pulling into Salt Lake Central Station.
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