Man In Critical Condition After Accident Involving Train

An accident at a railroad crossing leaves one man in the hospital.

State Police say Dennis Stewart was trying to drive across the tracks when the train hit him. It happened on Pond Creek Road in Draffin in Pike County.

Stewart is in critical condition at Pikeville Medical Center.

State police say they're still investigating the cause of the accident.

The crossing has flashing lights and sounds, but no gates. Residents near the scene say they didn't see the accident happen.


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