Council Bluffs Police

Council Bluffs Police Department 

(Council Bluffs) -- Authorities are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a train in Council Bluffs Monday night.

According to the Council Bluffs Police Department, officers were called to 2nd Avenue and South 12th Street around 10:30 p.m. for a pedestrian who had been hit by a train. Officers located a subject and applied pressure to the subject's wounds until medics arrived on scene.

The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital hospital for treatment of injuries. No further details are being released at this time. The case is under investigation by Union Pacific Railroad Police.