Danville, Va. -Shortly before 8:30 p.m. Friday, Norfolk Southern Railway reported that
one of their trains struck a man on the tracks somewhere in the area of Wooding
Avenue and Baltimore Avenue in Danville. Danville Police were notified and assisted in
searching the area.
A man was located near the railroad tracks behind the former Ballou Park
Theatre on Tunstall Road. The Danville Fire Department and Danville Life Saving
Crew responded and began treatment. The man was transported to Danville Regional
Medical Center and is currently listed in critical condition.