UPDATE: 11:20 a.m. Aug. 20, 2020: The South Charleston Police Department has released the name of a man who died after being struck by a train Wednesday night.
SCPD Cpt. Pat Rader says Keith G. Rapport, 60, of South Charleston was struck by a train near the Chestnut Street crossing in South Charleston. The incident is still under investigation.
SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – A middle aged male is dead after being struck by a train in South Charleston. South Charleston Fire Department and South Charleston Police are on the scene.
Chestnut Street, South Charleston between MacCorkle Avenue & Kanawha Turnpike is shut down at this time due to an accident. Please use alternate routes.
We will have more details as they are made avaialable.