UI Student Suffers Gruesome Injury Along Train Tracks

Published 05/05 2012 08:57PM

Updated 05/07 2012 10:42AM

CHAMPAIGN - A UI student had a gruesome accident along some train tracks this morning. It happened just before 5:00 am. Police say she and another student climbed a box car to spray graffiti. When the train started to move, the pair jumped off the car. The 20-year-old victim tripped. The train then ran over her foot, cutting it off.  She was taken to the hospital and put into surgery. Police say she's in stable condition.

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