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Man injured in fall on SEPTA's Regional Rail tracks

Saturday, November 17, 2012

A man was injured after he fell onto SEPTA's Regional Rail tracks and got trapped underneath a train.

It happened around 5:15 Saturday morning near the 1600 block of JFK Boulevard in Center City.

Initial reports indicate that the victim - in his 20s - fell off a train platform and got stuck.

Firefighters worked to free the man and he was taken to Hahnemann Hospital in stable condition.

Police are still investigating what lead to the incident.

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