A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train in Kannapolis Wednesday afternoon, reports the Independent Tribune in Cabarrus County.
The identity of the person was not released. Investigators with Kannapolis Police told the newspaper that officers were called to the 900 block of South Main Street in Kannapolis about 12:08 p.m. on Wednesday. The body of the pedestrian believed to have been killed by a passing train was found there.
A similar death was reported in September, when a Kannapolis teen was found near railroad tracks in the 900 block of South Main Street. That victim was identified as Adriana Lorenzo Salinas, 17.