JOPPA, Md. (WJZ) — New information on a fatal accident involving a CSX train in Harford County.
Investigators say 37-year-old Kevin Scott Street of Aberdeen was struck and killed walking along the tracks in Joppa just after noon.READ MORE: Elkton Motel Owners Shot, One Fatally, After Room Rental Dispute
He was wearing earbuds at the time.
The operator of the train tried to alert Street by sounding the horn, but the victim apparently didn’t hear the warning.READ MORE: 15-Year-Old Boy Dies After Thursday Shooting In Northwest Baltimore, Police Say
Firefighters assessed the train for any hazards; none were found.
The Harford County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.MORE NEWS: Maryland Officials Warn Residents About Rise In COVID-19 Related Scams
The train had three locomotives and 20 cars. It was heading from North Bergen, N.J. to Jacksonville, Fla.