MARMET, W.Va. (AP) — Police have released that name of a man who was hit and killed by a train in Marmet.
WOWK-TV (http://bit.ly/1bXHQ66 ) reports that the Marmet Police Department identified the victim as 53-year-old Anthony Dawkins of Chesapeake.
The accident occurred Monday afternoon. It remains under investigation.
The Federal Railroad Administration Office of Safety says nine people died in pedestrian-train collisions in West Virginia as of August. Two of those incidents occurred in Kanawha County.
Information from: WOWK-TV, http://www.wowktv.com