Saturday, September 21, 2013
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train early Saturday morning neat the Winfield Fairgrounds.
It happened around 4:05 a.m. near the 14th Avenue entrance to the Walnut Valley Festival, NewsCow reports. When police arrived on scene, they found one person dead near the tracks.
The victim’s identity has not been released, and the circumstances leading up to the accident weren’t immediately known.
Investigators will release more information as it becomes available.