Anna Beninati, 17 at the time, clutched the moving train, and ever-so-briefly, dangled precariously from the side.
A teen who lost her legs and nearly died after trying to hop a train in Longmont told her story for the first time.
Police boarded a train on Tuesday looking for people being dangerous around trains.
The Colorado State University student who lost part of her legs trying to jump a train is now in Utah.
The family of Anna Beninati, the teen who fell while attempting to board a train, which severed her legs, released a statement on Friday.
Longmont police say they won’t write a trespassing ticket for a 17-year-old Colorado State University student whose legs were severed when she tried to hop a moving freight train but fell under the wheels.
A Colorado State University student suffered horrific injuries after apparently attempting to jump aboard a moving freight train.