(UPDATE 10:45) Capt. Randy Gonzalez with the Bibb County Sheriff's Office says the man hit by the train is in critical condition.

He's been identified as 30-year-old Wayne Tisdale.

Gonzalez says Tisdale was walking alongside the tracks on Walden Road Thursday afternoon when he was struck by a ladder attached to the train.

He was knocked down an embankment.


(UPDATE 2:45 p.m.) Sgt. Linda Howard with the Bibb Sheriff's Office says the man's injuries were non-life threatening.


A person was hit by a train Thursday afternoon in south Bibb County.

According to Cpt. Michael Rummell with the Macon-Bibb Fire Department says a person was hit by a train between Walden Road and Liberty Church Road.

Rummell says the person is still alive and they're trying to get to them.

This is a developing story.