Eric Albrecht, 16, suffers non-life threatening injuries after being hit by train in Center Moriches

Police say an East Moriches teen is alive after being hit by a train in Center Moriches.



MTA police say Eric Albrecht was trespassing on the tracks near Frowein Road and Chichester Avenue around 1 p.m. yesterday when the incident happened.



The 16-year-old was struck by an eastbound train, and police say he was wearing headphones and didn't realize a train was coming.



Albrecht escaped with non-life threatening injuries.



 


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