Pedestrian Dies in Train Accident

An accident involving a train Friday evening left a pedestrian dead. It happened Friday around 9pm on Paint Creek Road and MacCorkle Avenue in Hansford. The victim died at the scene after CSX workers said an Amtrack train struck the person, and investigators are looking into the possibility that it may have been suicide. Witnesses said the conductor sounded the horn and started to slow down, but the man never moved.