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Death investigation conducted after man reportedly struck by train in Laurel Co.

Posted at 2:59 PM, Aug 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-09 15:11:19-04

LAUREL CO., Ky. (LEX 18) — The Laurel Co. Sheriff's office says its conducting a death investigation after a man was found dead near the KY 552/railroad tracks intersection Saturday afternoon.

Investigators report that Brandon North, 38, of Lily was struck by a train and pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy was conducted on Sunday in Frankfort and the results are still pending.