LAPLACE, LA (WVUE) - One man was injured Monday in LaPlace when he was hit by a train, according to the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's office.
The accident happened around 4 p.m. near the intersection of Pine and Captain G. Bourgeois streets.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found a LaPlace man struck and injured in a train accident.
The man was taken to a New Orleans hospital where he remains in critical condition.
There were no other injuries in the accident.
The investigation is ongoing.