• May 10, 2017

One Killed in Train Accident near Highview Road in Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL -- A train vs. pedestrian collision in Tampa, Florida claimed the life of an unidentified pedestrian Sunday, May 7, 2017.

The incident took place near Highview Road around 5:48 p.m.

According to police, the man pedestrian was killed by the Amtrak train with 120 aboard. The report claims the train blew the horn, but the man dis not respond in time. The report had yet to provide further details, nor to disclosed the victim's identity.

The investigation is currently underway by representatives with local police officials.

The preliminary press release provided no further information regarding the incident.

More information may be forthcoming.

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