Train Hit and Kills Pedestrian

Bridgman, MICH. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Bridgman Police Department is investigating a deadly accident that happened in the 4200 block of Lake Street on Saturday night just before ten.

Officers were notified a person had been hit by a train and was located a short distance from the road.

Witnesses reported the victim was struck by a northbound train when attempting to run across the railroad tracks while the gates were down and warning lights were activated.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim's name is not being released at this time pending family notification.