Man walking bike across tracks, hit and killed by train

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office reports a 50-year-old man was hit and killed by a train while walking his bike across the tracks near Emerson Street and Philips Highway Wednesday morning. 

Police say as the train approached, it sounded its horn repeatedly but the man failed to adhere. 

The man was hit and died on scene, police report. 

 

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