At 11:41 am, Bossier City police and fire personnel responded to a call of a pedestrian who was struck by a train north of Golden Meadows Drive on Barksdale Boulevard. The pedestrian was transported to LSU Oschner hospital with severe injuries.
Bossier City Police are on scene investigating the incident. The train is stopped on the tracks. Railroad crossings are blocked on Barksdale Boulevard from Golden Meadows Drive north to Violet Avenue. Panther Drive is open to the north. Sligo Road is open to the south.