Man lying on tracks killed by train in Collinsville - KMOV.com

Man lying on tracks killed by train in Collinsville

Collinsville, Ill. (KMOV) -- A 24-year-old man was killed after being struck by a freight train Sunday morning.

Authorities said Jacob Scribner of Collinsville was lying on the tracks in the 1200 block of Lebanon Road around 2:30 a.m. when he was run over by a CSX freight train.

Scribner did not rouse to the train horn.
Scribner was pronounced dead at 3:42 a.m. An autopsy revealed that he died as a result of multiple traumatic injuries.
Toxicology test results are pending and the Collinsville Police Department continues to investigate.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Kassly Mortuary in Fairview Heights, Illinois.

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