Hattiesburg man killed by train identified

Hattiesburg man killed by train identified
Officials with the Hattiesburg Police Department said the pedestrian was hit near Scooba Street around 2:30 p.m. (Photo source: WDAM)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A man hit and killed by a train Tuesday afternoon in the Hub City has been identified.

Officials with the Hattiesburg Police Department said the pedestrian was hit near Scooba Street around 2:30 p.m.

Forrest County Coroner Butch Benedict identified the man as 66-year-old John Leroy Fegley of Hattiesburg.

Hattiesburg police are investigating the incident.

We are working to gather more details on this developing story.

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