Biloxi man killed after being hit by a train

Biloxi man killed after being hit by a train

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - One person was killed Saturday night after being hit by a train in Biloxi.

Calvin Pritchett, 51, was hit shortly after 8 p.m. at the railroad tracks on Caillavet St.

According to Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove, Pritchett was taken to Merit Health, where he was pronounced dead at 8:48 p.m.

Sgt. Jackie Rhodes with the Biloxi Police Department says details about the incident are limited. The investigation is ongoing.

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