Bicyclist hit by train still in critical condition

06/25/2014 3:39 PM

08/06/2014 12:11 PM

A 52-year-old man hit by a train while riding a bicycle to work Monday morning remains in critical condition at a local hospital, officials said.

The man is being treated at Via Christi Hospital St. Francis. Authorities say he was struck by Burlington Northern Santa Fe train shortly before 7:45 a.m. Monday at Pawnee and Hydraulic.

The man works at the Spangles at Pawnee and K-15 and commonly rode his bike to work.

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