Man Struck By Train Dies At Hospital

By: 13 News Kion Hudson, Carissa Fox
By: 13 News Kion Hudson, Carissa Fox

TOPEKA, Kan (WIBW)__A man attempting to cross the railroad tracks near N. Kansas and Norris was struck and killed by a train heading east.

The accident happened around 5:10 Sunday evening near the Topeka Rescue Mission.

Police officials tell 13 news the man is described as a white male in his 50's. He was pronounced dead at an area hospital.

Officers believe it was not a suicide. Topeka Police, Kansas Highway Patrol and Union Pacific were all on scene.

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