Originally published May 11, 2012 at 09:23a.m., updated May 11, 2012 at 05:02p.m.
A Pine Bluff man was injured early this morning after he attempted to cross a railroad track, police said.
Officers responded to a railroad crossing on Michigan Street around 3 a.m. and found Robert Wooten, 66. Wooten had suffered serious injuries after he attempted to cross an occupied railroad track, Pine Bluff police said.
According to an update from Union Pacific, the train was stopped on the tracks, and began to move again as Wooten crossed.
Wooten was transported to Jefferson Regional Medical Center where he was taken into surgery.
Authorities are investigating the accident. There were no updates on Wooten's condition as of Friday afternoon.