Oklahoma City man killed after being run over by train

Posted on Wednesday, April 14th, 2021 at 6:24 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man was struck and killed while lying on train tracks in Oklahoma City early Tuesday morning.

According to KFOR, the incident took place at about 7:45 p.m. along the tracks near the intersection of Melrose Lane and North Council Road.

Responding officers say the unidentified man was sleeping between the tracks and sat up as the train approached. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma City train accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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