Man hit and killed by train in Tifton - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Man hit and killed by train in Tifton

It happened around 10:45 p.m. by a railroad crossing near Southern Avenue. It happened around 10:45 p.m. by a railroad crossing near Southern Avenue.
According to a report, a train engineer said the man, who was not identified, was lying down, but they did not realize it was a person on the tracks before it was too late. According to a report, a train engineer said the man, who was not identified, was lying down, but they did not realize it was a person on the tracks before it was too late.
TIFTON, GA (WALB) -

Authorities confirmed that a man was killed when he was hit by a train Monday.

It happened around 10:45 p.m. by a railroad crossing near Southern Avenue.

According to a report, a train engineer said the man, who was not identified, was lying down, but they did not realize it was a person on the tracks before it was too late.

The Tift County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene, and later turned the case over to Georgia State Patrol.

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