WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Officials say a man who was hit by a train near Wentzville Sunday morning has died from his injuries.
Norfolk Southern Railroad officials say the man was walking away from the westbound train when he was struck just before 10 a.m.
The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Railroad officials said the victim was wearing headphones at the time of the accident. The train was headed from Knoxville, Tennessee to Kansas.