LaGRANGE — LaGrange police confirmed Monday morning one person was struck and killed by a train just after midnight Saturday at the CSX railroad near Cannonville Road.
Investigators said when they arrived on scene, the man was already deceased.
LPD officials stated they believe the victim is from Savannah, but are not releasing his name pending notification of family.
The man’s body was sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab for an autopsy.
Anyone with any information on the incident is asked to call the LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000.
Melanie Ruberti is a reporter with LaGrange Daily News. She may be reached at 706-884-7311, ext. 2156.