Pedestrian killed by train in Waveland

By WLOX Staff

WAVELAND, MS (WLOX) - Waveland Police say someone was hit and killed by a train shortly after midnight Monday morning. It happened near Waveland Avenue.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators tell WLOX News they will release the victim's name once the family is notified.

The intersection was cleared about three hours after the accident.

Waveland Police Investigator David Allen is in charge of the investigation, assisted by Chief Investigator Howard Parker and CSX officials. Anyone who witnessed the accident or has information that could help police is asked to call (228) 255-9191.

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