Huntington Police Investigating a Body Found on Railroad Track


Police are investigating a dead person found near the train tracks in Huntington. HPD Interim Police Chief Hank Dial confirms that a person was found deceased at the train tracks, about 20 feet east of 7th street. It was near the intersection of 7th Street and 8th Avenue. At this point in the investigation, Dial says it appears the person was struck by a train. A full forensics investigation is being conducted. The Huntington Police Department is working with the CSX Police Department, which covers railroad transportation.

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