10-year-old loses his leg playing on train in N. Minneapolis

- A 10-year-old boy severed his leg and is in critical condition after he fell while playing on a slow moving train Saturday afternoon in north Minneapolis.

Police responded to Webber Park after learning children were jumping on and off the slow-moving train. The boy was hurt after he fell off, severed his leg below the knee and injured his other leg and head while being dragged a short distance.

Minneapolis police and Minneapolis Park police used a tourniquet to stop the bleeding. The 10-year-old was taken to North Memorial where he was most recently listed in critical condition.


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