Man struck and killed by train on Seymour Avenue

Posted at 1:26 AM, Jan 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-19 05:30:08-05

CINCINNATI -- A man was struck and killed by a train on Seymour Avenue around 12:30 a.m. Thursday morning, according to Cincinnati police.

The conductor of the train called police after the incident, police said, and authorities responded to search for the body. It was discovered under an overpass. The victim's identity had not yet been determined in the immediate aftermath of the discovery.

Cincinnati police said they plan to work in cooperation with railroad authorities to learn more about the circumstances of the man's death.