A 31-year-old Hannibal man sustained severe injuries after being hit by a train early Friday morning.

Shortly after 4:00 am, Hannibal Police officers were called to the railroad crossing near S 6th and Colfax for a report of a pedestrian who was struck by the train. Upon their arrival, officers located the man underneath the train. He was transported by Marion County Ambulance.

The incident remains under investigation and this story will be updated as information is released.