Freight train hits, kills man walking in Scottsbluff
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Scottsbluff police say a train struck and killed a man walking along railroad tracks.
The Scottsbluff Star-Herald reports police and firefighters were called just after 1 a.m. Monday to a reported collision between a train and a car. They didn’t find a car but officers determined a man had been struck and killed by an eastbound BNSF freight train.
Investigators say crossing arms at a crossing and the train’s horn was working properly.
The man’s name wasn’t released.
Information from: Star-Herald, http://www.starherald.com