SMYRNA, TN – Police are investigating after a man was fatally struck by a freight train on the tracks in Smyrna over the weekend, according to a report by WGNS.
First responders were dispatched to the scene at about 9:11 p.m. Saturday on the tracks near the intersection of Sam Ridley Parkway and North Lowry Street.
The victim had been hit by a northbound CSX freight train, railroad officials said. No members of the train crew were hurt in the accident.
CSX police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.
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