POMPANO BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) – Authorities say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a train Tuesday morning in Pompano Beach.READ MORE: Condo Collapse: Despite Broken Pelvis After 4-Story Fall, Mom Pulls Daughter Out Of Rubble
Pompano Beach Fire Rescue says a man was dead at the scene when they arrived.READ MORE: Coral Gables Man Refuses To Sell Family House Swallowed By Massive Development
Witnesses say the man appeared to be trying to beat the train across the tracks at Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, but didn’t make it.
Officials say the engineer didn’t realize the train had hit someone and kept going. Investigators were trying to determine which train was involved.MORE NEWS: Condo Collapse: FIU Professor Found Surfside Building Had Been Sinking For Decades
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