CP employee injured in train accident

Published: July 7, 2014

SOUTH BELOIT, Ill. — A Savanna, Illinois, man is in stable condition after suffering a severed leg, hand and forearm Wednesday in a train accident in South Beloit.

Shawn Flickinger, 36, of Savanna, was airlifted near Oak Grove Avenue in South Beloit, to the OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, Illinois, after South Beloit Police officers responded to the scene of the accident around 7 a.m., according to Deputy Chief Adam Truman.

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