Police investigate fatal train accident in Mount Pleasant


by Chris Patterson

MOUNT PLEASANT -- A pedestrian was hit and killed by a train in Mount Pleasant around noon. The collision occurred a few hundred feet south of Old Spring St. During the initial investigation of the death, the train blocked several roadways and road traffic had to be rerouted.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene and his identity is being kept private at this time. Law enforcement at the scene tell us this may have been a suicide. The case is being investigated by the Mt. Pleasant Police Department with help from the WI State Patrol.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Mt. Pleasant Police at 262-664-7939

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