DUNKIRK – A person walking on CSX railroad tracks was struck and killed by a westbound freight train, according to Dunkirk police.
Emergency responders were called to the railroad tracks west of Middle Road at about 12:04 a.m., police said.
Investigators believe another person was walking with the person who died. Police are asking this person to come forward to speak with investigators.
The person who died has not been identified, pending family notification.
Anyone who may have information about the incident should call Dunkirk Police at 366-2266.