LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – Lexington police responded to a report of a man unconscious on train tracks on Friday.

At around 9:10 a.m. reports came in of a man that was found unconscious on train tracks near N. Broadway and W. Loudon Avenue.

Lexington police told FOX 56 that they found the man unconscious at the scene after being hit by a train. The man was taken to a local hospital for treatment of what was described as non-life-threatening injuries.

While at the hospital, FOX 56 has confirmed the man told the police he was assaulted near the train tracks and that was why he was unconscious when the train came through.

An assault report was filed and this case is still under investigation.