Man Dragged by Train

The man was pinned underneath the train for almost a half hour.

By Joe Hyer
|  Monday, Aug 8, 2011  |  Updated 7:36 AM EDT
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Man Dragged by Train

The scene from Monday's accident on Hanover Street in Pottstown.

A man is recovering after being struck and dragged by a freight train around midnight Monday in Pottstown.

The victim was hit, dragged and then pinned underneath the train on the Hanover Street tracks for almost a half hour before being transported to the hospital, according to police.

The train tracks are operated by Northfolk Southern.

The condition of the victim is unknown at this time.  

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