Railway employee loses arm after train rolls over him in NY

SCOTIA, NY (NEWS10) – Glenville Police confirm a 22-year-old male has lost his arm after a train rolled over him.

This occurred in the area of Van Buren Lane in Scotia.

The 22-year-old male works for Pan Am Railways and he slipped on ice while trying to work on a switch to change tracks.

He was flown via helicopter to Albany Medical Center where his condition is unknown at this time.