Police believe teen in headphones never heard train that killed - CBS46 News

Police believe teen in headphones never heard train that killed him

Posted: Updated:
ATLANTA, GA (CBS46) -

A 19-year-old was hit and killed by a train around 2 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, according to Fairburn police.

Witnesses told police that the teen was wearing a headset while walking along the railroad track. As he attempted to cross the tracks he stepped into the path of an on-coming train.

Based on witness information, police believe the teen never heard the train.

Copyright 2013 WGCL-TV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

 

 

Powered by WorldNow
CBS Atlanta
Powered by WorldNow
All content © 2000-2014 WorldNow and WGCL-TV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.