LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) - According to the Lumberton Police Department, a CSX train struck a man who was walking on the railroad tracks over the river between Elm Street and MLK Drive in Lumberton on Thursday, September 1 at 11:52 p.m.
Ken S. Pope, 39, died from his injuries at the scene.
Foul play isn't suspected from the investigation, according to the press release.
Anyone with information on this investigation is asked to contact Detective Stg. Charles Leavitt at the Lumberton Police Department at 910-671-3845.