Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit by Train in Howard County, Victim's Name Released

Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit by Train in Howard County, Victim's Name Released

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - One man is dead after being hit by a train in Howard County on Friday morning.

Union Pacific officials tell NewsWest 9, the accident happened near FM 700 and Interstate 20 around 8 a.m.

Officials say 35-year-old Roy Cervantes was hit by the train and was killed.

There were no injuries to the train crew.

An autopsy has been ordered as foul play is a suspected cause of death.

Officials are asking anyone with information to contact the Howard County Sheriff's Office at (432) 264-2231 or Crime Stoppers at (432) 263-8477.