Man killed by train in LaFollette

Man killed by train in LaFollette


LAFOLLETTE (WATE) - A man was struck and killed by a train in LaFollette early Monday morning.

The LaFollette Police Department says William Ray Pennington, 57, was apparently walking on the railroad tracks near Gibson Lane around 1:15 a.m. when he was hit by a CSX train.

Pennington was taken to St. Mary's Medical Center of Campbell County and pronounced dead.

An autopsy will be done on his body.

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