Man falls onto train tracks while being assaulted
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A 20-year-old man was hospitalized in serious but stable condition Monday morning after falling onto train tracks while being assaulted in downtown St. Louis.
KMOV-TV reported the attack happened about 1 a.m. Monday on a train overpass when the man was approached by three suspects who demanded items from him.
Police said the suspects began assaulting the victim when he refused to give up his property. During the assault the man fell onto train tracks below the overpass, causing several injuries.