One killed on train rails

By Scott Andresen

Published 03/31 2014 01:40PM

Updated 03/31 2014 01:42PM

LINCOLN -- One person was killed after being hit by a train. Eyewitnesses say two people were walking on the tracks just before 7 pm, Friday, when an Amtrak train approached. One person jumped, the other did not.

Police say one person died, but they're not saying much else. The accident is under investigation. A spokesperson for Amtrak says the train left Chicago and was headed to San Antonio.

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