Train hits, kills man lying on tracks in Del.

A pedestrian has been killed by a CSX train that was going through Newark, Delaware.

June 3, 2011 9:41:54 AM PDT
Police say a freight train struck and killed a man who was lying on the tracks in Newark, Delaware.

The man was struck around 10:40 p.m. Thursday near the 100 block of Madison Drive.

Investigators say it appears both the train's conductor and engineer saw the man on the tracks, but were unable to stop the 52-car train in time.

Police say the victim is a 39-year-old Aric Pringle from Newark.

The incident remains under investigation.

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