Gulfport Man Dies In Train Accident

A Gulfport man is dead after being hit by a train. Police say the accident happened at Texas Avenue in Gulfport.

Coroner Gary Hargrove said 31 year old Chad Hendrix was lying on the tracks around 5:45 Saturday morning when the train approached. The conductor blew the horn and Hendrix tried to move, but couldn't get off the tracks fast enough.

Police are still investigating the accident.