- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 23, 2014

CORINTH, Miss. (AP) - Corinth police say a man has died after being hit by a Norfolk-Southern train.

Detective Capt. Ralph Dance tells The Daily Corinthian (https://bit.ly/1ifaEbD ) the victim, 38-year-old James Michael Becht, died at the scene. An autopsy is being conducted.

Danced says police got a call at 6:26 p.m. Monday that a pedestrian had been hit by a train. Dance says train officials told investigators they saw the man lying on the tracks but were not able to stop before hitting him.

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Information from: The Daily Corinthian.



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