ATV rider seriously injured after struck by lightrail train

A person on an ATV was hit by a train on the Blue Line in South End Monday night. 

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say the call for service came in around 9:20 p.m. Officers responded to the 1800 block of Camden where they found the ATV and the rider on the track. 

Medic says the victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. 

CATS said the Blue Line service had to be modified after the accident, which occurred near the East/West station. 


No other information has been released at this time.