Man hit by train was charged with burglaries a few days prior

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OAKLAND, Maine (WABI) A man who was seriously hurt when hit by a train in Oakland this weekend is the same man police charged with burglaries that happened in that town last week.

The Morning Sentinel reports 37-year-old Drew Roy was arrested Wednesday night in connection with break-ins at Messalonskee High School, Early Bird Restaurant and Oakland House of Pizza.

He faces charges of burglary, theft and aggravated criminal mischief.

He was released on $6,000 bail.

Police say on Saturday night Roy was walking on the train tracks near Oak and Main Streets.

He was flown to a hospital with severe injuries.