A Few Clouds
79°FA Few CloudsFull Forecast
Best of the Fox Results

Bicyclist killed by freight train

Published: Sunday, April 27, 2014 9:59 p.m. CDT

ELGIN – Police in Elgin were investigating the death of a man who was struck by a freight train after he fell off his bicycle. Local news media reported that officials said the man was riding across the railroad tracks shortly after 12:30 a.m. Sunday when he fell off his bicycle and was hit by the train. Police have not identified the man pending the notification of next of kin.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Northwest Herald.

Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Reader Poll

Have you ever been checked for colon cancer?
Yes
No