Pedestrian hurt after being hit by RTD light rail train

DENVER - A pedestrian was taken to the hospital Sunday after police said he was hit by a RTD light rail train.

The pedestrian was hit at 27th and Welton streets around 12:10 p.m., said Denver police spokesman John White.

White did not have specifics on how the pedestrian was hit.

The victim's injuries are being called serious.

This story will be updated as more information arrives.