UPDATE: New details have been provided by the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company.
The operator of the motorcycle that was struck was traveling from Philadelphia Rd toward Pulaski Highway and was struck by the lowering gate arm at the CSX rail crossing. The operator was ejected from the motorcycle, with both rider and bike coming to a stop on the tracks with a train approaching.
Another motorcyclist saw the incident occur and quickly removed the injured rider from the tracks. The motorcycle that crashed was then struck by the CSX train.
The first motorcycle operator was assessed and transported to a trauma center for non-life threatening injuries. CSX Police responded to investigate.
Original story below…
Emergency personnel are responding to an Tuesday afternoon incident involving a train in White Marsh.
Early reports indicate that, at just after 5:30 p.m., a train hit a motorcycle near the CSX crossing along Ebenezer Road at Pulaski Highway (21162).
The motorcycle operator reportedly suffered minor injuries after jumping from the motorcycle prior to being struck by the train.
The train has stopped at the scene.
Ebenezer Road is currently shut down between Philadelphia Road and Route 40.
Motorists should avoid the area.
The wind storm continues to affect travelers across the state and along the East Coast.
Commuters traveling by train on Friday should be sure to check ahead.
Amtrak has announced that it is suspending rail service along the northeast corridor due to “multiple weather-related issues.”
Trains that are already en route to their destinations will continue on and hold upon arrival.
Authorities are on the scene of a Friday morning crash involving a train in Joppa.
At about 11:30 a.m., reports indicate that a CSX train struck an individual in the area of Pulaski Highway near Joppa Farm Road.
Reports indicate that the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other details have been made available at this time.
Motorists should expect delays in the area.
Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving an Amtrak train in Rosedale.
At about 9:45 a.m. on Tuesday, paramedics responded to the area of Philadelphia Avenue at Patapsco Avenue for a report of an accident.
At the scene, crews found that an individual had been struck by a train. The male victim saw said to be trespassing on the train tracks.
The man was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene.
Train 183 was involved in the crash, which was headed from New York to Washington D.C.
Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving an Amtrak train in Middle River.
At just before 3:30 p.m., paramedics responded to the area of Eastern Avenue and Marshy Point Road.
Early reports indicate that a train struck an ATV and a dirt bike.
Amtrak says the incident involved Northeast Regional train with over 300 passengers on board.
Police say a teen riding an ATV was injured on or near the tracks.
No other details are available at this time.