DEKALB, COUNTY, Ala. – Authorities have identified a man who died after being struck by a train Saturday afternoon.
DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden confirmed Mark Dudley Hixon, 53 of Rainsville, died when he was struck by a train near Highway 11 just outside of Collinsville.
The call came in about 1:30 pm. DeKalb County Deputies, Collinsville Police Officers, and Collinsville Fire Department responded to the scene.
Officials are still investigating.