Teenager struck by freight train in Darby

December 29, 2010 7:47:08 PM PST
Delaware County officials are investigating an accident in which a freight train struck a teenager in Darby Borough.

The accident happened just after 6:00 p.m. at 6th and Main streets.

Police say the 14-year-old boy was trying to cross the tracks while the crossing bar was down.

The teen was clipped in the shoulder.

He was taken to a local hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.