Police: Train fatally hit Missouri man in western Nebraska

August 6, 2020 GMT

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A Missouri man has died after being hit by a train in western Nebraska’s Scottsbluff, police there said.

The incident happened early Wednesday morning, when police were called to railroad tracks where a man had been hit be a westbound train, the Scottsbluff Star-Herald reported.

Police Sgt. Lance Kite said the impact killed Michael Nolde, 56, of Missouri. The newspaper reported that Nolde had family members who live in Scottsbluff.


Police interviewed witnesses and collected evidence at the scene and have said no foul play is suspected in Nolde’s death.