Man found dead after report of pedestrian hit by train

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Harriman Police Department has confirmed they are investigating a fatality involving a train vs. pedestrian off Highway 27 (N. Roane Stree) on Webster Pike, near the Fiske Road intersection. 

According to a statement sent out by the Harriman Police Department, on Friday at approximately 3:02 p.m., Harriman police responded to a call that a pedestrian had been struck by a train near the railroad crossing at Webster Pike. 

When officers and first responders arrived at the scene of the incident, they found a deceased male just off of the tracks near the railroad trestle. 

The name of the deceased man is not being released at this time, police say, and the investigation is still ongoing. 

WATE 6 On Your Side is working to learn more. Stay tuned for updates as they become available. 

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