From the Imlay City Police Department:
On Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 07:05am, a pedestrian was struck and killed by a train traveling westbound near Third Street and Handley in Imlay City, Michigan. Investigation shows that the gate was down at the time of the accident and that the warning lights were operating.
The identity of the victim is not being released at this time, pending confirmation and notification of the family.
The incident is currently under investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the accident is asked to contact the Imlay City Police Department at 810-724-2345.
Chief of Police