(Matt Demlein, WRVA)

Man Killed By Train

Struck Near Woods Edge Road

May 08, 2019 - 5:01 pm

Chesterfield, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -  Chesterfield Police say a man was struck and killed by a train this afternoon.   The accident, according to Police, happened near Woods Edge Road around 2:15 p.m.

Police say a man was walking southbound and struck by a southbound train.  Police did not know if it was an Amtrak train that struck the man but Amtrak's twitter feed says the Carolinian Train 79 is about two hours late because of an incident.

Police are still working to notify next of kin.