PITTSBURG — A man died after being struck by a train Saturday near the 1500 block of South Rouse Avenue.
The Pittsburg Police Department, Pittsburg Fire Department and Crawford County EMS responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a train at approximately 1:45 p.m. Saturday.
Officers responded to the area near the Kansas City Southern railroad tracks. Upon arrival, the officers were able to locate an adult male. The man was later declared deceased.
The incident is currently under investigation by PPD. The identity of the deceased has not yet been released. PPD is waiting on notification of the family.