Man hit and killed by train in Van Buren Co.

Posted at 12:18 PM, May 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-31 12:31:43-04

HARTFORD, Mich. – One person is dead after he was struck by a train Wednesday morning.

Hartford Police say that the 55-year-old Hartford man was listening to his iPod near the tracks using earbuds when he was struck around 8:30am.  The incident happened near West Shepard Street. The rail crossing is at West Main and Railroad.

The man’s identity has not yet been released.  Police are still investigating.