- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 26, 2018

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a train in Florida.

News outlets report that the train hit the man Tuesday morning in Pompano Beach.

Pompano Beach Fire Rescue says the man was dead at the scene when they arrived. Witnesses say the man appeared to be trying to beat the train across the tracks but didn’t make it.

Officials say the engineer didn’t realize the train had hit someone and kept going. Investigators were trying to determine which train was involved.

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