A Hopkins County man was flown to St. Mary's Medical Center Sunday after being hit by a train. Madisonville Police say 32-year old Matthew Edwards was on the railroad tracks Sunday morning as a CSX train approached.
The police report says Edwards attempted to move away from the train, but wasn't able to clear the tracks in time and was hit. He was taken by ambulance to Regional Medical Center, then flown to St. Mary's Medical Center, in Evansville. Reports indicate that CSX is investigating the incident.