Police: Man killed after being struck by train in Salem - KPTV - FOX 12

Police: Man killed after being struck by train in Salem

Posted: Updated:
SALEM, OR (KPTV) -

A man was killed after being struck by an AMTRAK train in Salem on Thursday.

According to police, around 2:45 p.m. a northbound AMTRAK train struck a pedestrian at the crossing in the 1300 block of Sunnyview Rd NE.

Police said an adult male, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crossing was closed while authorities investigated, but is now back open.

Police are continuing to investigate this incident.

Copyright 2015 KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation.  All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
FOX 12
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2017, KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation, Portland, OR . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.