Man killed on train tracks in Biloxi

Man killed on train tracks in Biloxi
The crash is still under investigation. (Photo source: WLOX)

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Biloxi Police say a man who died on the train tracks early Wednesday morning may have been involved in a nearby burglary shortly before his death.

Earlier in the evening, Biloxi Police made contact with a man they say was involved in "suspicious activity." At that same time, other officers were taking a report about a burglary in the area.

Police say a witness's description of the burglar matched the description of the man found dead on the tracks.

The victim has not yet been identified, and the investigation is still ongoing.

If you have any information regarding this incident, call the Biloxi Police Department at (228) 392-0641 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at (877) 787-5898.

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