Sheriff IDs Man Killed By Train In Iowa
by Associated Press
May 25, 2013 1:30 PM
Authorities have identified a man killed by a train in western Iowa as a Kansas man.
Harrison County Sheriff Patrick Sears says Friday that 59-year-old Alan C. Nelson of Lawrence, Kan., died Monday after being struck by a Union Pacific train just east of the Missouri River. Sears says the death has been ruled a suicide.
The 110-car train was carrying freight from California to Chicago.