Man killed on train tracks near Fayetteville
Posted November 3, 2011
Updated November 4, 2011
Fayetteville, N.C. — An Amtrak train hit and killed a man southwest of downtown Fayetteville Thursday afternoon, police said.
Baxter Neal Graham Jr., 46, was lying on the tracks near the intersection of Owen Drive and Cumberland Road when the northbound train came through just after 1 p.m., said Gavin MacRoberts, a spokesman for the Fayetteville Police Department.
Police are investigating why Graham was on the tracks, MacRoberts said.