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Blind student hit by train Tuesday

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“He appeared to be walking down the track with a few other blind people. He was walking a little separately — kind of still on the sidewalk. I think he heard the train blowing its horn, I’m pretty sure,” Barnes recalled. “We saw him trying to come back from the train like he was trying to move off the track. He literally flew maybe 20 feet when he was hit. It didn’t look like full blown hit, but half of his side.”

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