A man is dead after he was hit by a train in Clay County on Thursday.

The Florida Highway Patrol said that around 10:15 p.m., the man, identified as 27-year-old Shawn Wesley Cutrer from Ocala, Florida, was walking on the railroad tracks at Birtchwood Drive Crossing.

A train heading southbound on the tracks wasn't able to stop in time and struck Cutrer, FHP said.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other information was released.