Train severs man’s leg east of Reno
RENO” Washoe County sheriff’s deputies say a man fishing from a bridge east of Reno had his leg severed by an oncoming train.
Sgt. Harry Dixon says three men were fishing off the Lockwood railroad bridge Wednesday afternoon.
As the train approached, two jumped off but the third didn’t make it and his leg was severed.
He was taken to a Reno hospital. Details of his condition were not available.