Investigation continues in death of pedestrian hit by train - Tucson News Now

Investigation continues in death of pedestrian hit by train

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The investigation continues Thursday morning into a deadly train accident.

Tucson Police confirm a 25-year-old man died on the scene after a train hit him near 6th Street & 7th Avenue in downtown Tucson.

The streets in the area and the tracks were closed during the investigation, but they’re now open.

TPD originally responded to the call, but now Union Pacific is handling the investigation.

Union Pacific officials say the accident happened around 10 p.m. and that the train was traveling from Los Angeles, California to Ft. Worth, Texas.

Stay with Tucson News Now for updates on this investigation as they come in.

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