Bicyclist hit by Amtrak train

Bicyclist hit by Amtrak train

PORTLAND, Ore. – A bicyclist was hit by an Amtrak train Sunday, A Portland Fire and Rescue spokesman said.

The collision happened near NW Front Avenue and 17th at around 12:30 p.m.

The bicyclist has not been identified. He was taken to a Portland hospital.

An Amtrak spokesperson said the train was a passenger train heading to Seattle. The train stopped after the collision and was delayed for nearly two hours.

No one on the train was hurt.