Person Hit By Train In Lakewood & Killed

(Lakewood) - A person who was on the railroad tracks at Cook Avenue in Lakewood was hit by a freight train early Monday morning and died.

The person was hit by the passing train about 2:30 a.m.  The victim's name hasn't been released yet.

While the investigation went on, the freight train was stopped, and a number of railroad crossings on north-south streets north of Detroit Ave. were blocked off by the train.  The train was moved away around 7 a.m.

(Photo by Kyle Cornell/WTAM 11oo)

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