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Teen's foot severed by train after being hit in Chester Co.

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A teenage boy has been airlifted to the hospital after emergency crews say he was hit by a train Friday morning in Chester County.

The accident happened behind the apartments on Torbit Street around 10 a.m. on Friday morning.

According to Chester County EMS, the teen's foot was severed by the train during the collision.

He was airlifted to Carolinas Medical Center-Main, in Charlotte, for treatment.

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