Man struck, killed by train in Lawrence

10/22/2013 6:44 PM

10/22/2013 6:44 PM

A pedestrian died Tuesday afternoon after being hit by a freight train.

Sgt. Trent McKinley said the adult male was hit by a BNSF train. He was placed in an ambulance and died before reaching a hospital.

Police say there is no pedestrian or roadway crossing in the Burcham Pak area where the accident happened. Personnel from BNSF are helping in the investigation.

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