Train strikes and kills person in Kirkwood

1 year 7 months 4 days ago Friday, March 18 2016 Mar 18, 2016 Friday, March 18, 2016 8:22:22 AM CDT March 18, 2016 in News
By: Associated Press

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.

 

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