Train strikes and kills person in Kirkwood
KIRKWOOD (AP) — Police in the St. Louis suburb of Kirkwood are investigating after a person was hit by a freight train.
Union Pacific Railroad notified police that an engineer reported the train struck someone about 5 a.m. Friday. The victim's body was found about 6 a.m. The name of the victim has not been released, and it wasn't immediately clear why that person was on the tracks.