Decatur Police identify man killed by train


DECATUR, Ala. – One person is dead after being hit by a train Tuesday evening.

Decatur Police confirm that Willie Jermaine Swoope, 46, was killed in the accident.

Decatur Police said they responded to the area under the Beltline Road overpass near Veterans Drive just before 7 p.m. where officers found Swoope dead.

The incident is under investigation.

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