SAN ANTONIO - A Texas man sitting on train tracks in San Antonio was struck and killed by a freight train early Monday, KSAT reported.
According to police, at 1:53 a.m,. a train conductor saw a man sitting on the tracks and blew his horn, Spectrum News reported. The conductor tried to stop the train but was unable to do so in time, according to the website.
A local man was hit and killed by a freight train on the city’s Southeast Side early Monday morning. https://t.co/q7XbVY9BjZ— KSAT 12 (@ksatnews) May 20, 2019
Authorities said the man, whose name and age have not been released, was killed instantly, KSAT reported.
Police said the man was pronounced dead at the scene, Spectrum News reported.
© 2019 Cox Media Group.