Updated 1 year ago
LEX 18 has learned the name of the person hit and killed by a train Saturday afternoon.
The Madison County coroner tells LEX 18 14-year-old Andrew Morris Byrd was killed when he was hit by a freight train.
Police say Morris was walking along the tracks on Sam Jones Road when he was hit.
The coroner says Morris lived near the place where he was hit, and walked the tracks often.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.