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Teen Hit By Train In Milledgeville, IL


A teenager was seriously hurt over the weekend after being hit by a train in Carroll County.

The accident happened in Milledgeville, Ill., on Friday night, May 10, 2013.

Police say 15-year-old Chance Casares and two other juveniles were walking on the BNSF railroad bridge over the Elkhorn Creek when it happened.

Casares was transported to a hospital in Sterling, Ill., and then transferred to a facility in Rockford, Ill., with what police describe as multiple injuries.

According to reports, his companions were not hurt.