Police received the call just after 7 PM on Thursday about a person being struck by a train off Old Iowa Park Road. Police and Crime Scene Units combed the scene for several hours to find out what happened and who the individual was. That person has yet to be identified.
The train was headed east bound and the person died immediately. The train was stalled for several hours until 10:20 PM when it began moving back to it's lot.
There was a vehicle stranded down the road from the incident and authorities are following leads to see if that car belonged to the individual.
Everything should be clear before Friday morning.