Franklin man hit by train Monday

A Franklin man was struck by a train Monday after reportedly passing through a closed crossing guard.

Franklin Police were called out at 2:33 a.m. Monday to the railroad crossing at Willow Street and Anderson Street.

Police say Deshawn Granger, 21, of Franklin was hit by the train when crossing the closed guard on his bicycle.

He was transported the Franklin Foundation Hospital and is listed in stable contion.

No other details were available this morning.

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