UPDATE: St. Matthews Police say Car Wash employee hit by train has died
Dispatchers say police and EMS are responding to a location in St. Matthews where a person was hit by a train.
Thursday, May 21st 2015, 1:37 PM EDT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- St. Matthews Police say a person hit by a train Thursday has died.
We're told it happened at the railroad tracks near Chenoweth Lane and Westport Road.
A spokesperson for St. Matthews Police says a white male in his 20s was walking on the tracks when he was hit by the train. He was taken to University Hospital with life-threatening injuries. Detective Dennis McDonald said the man later died at the hospital.
Police say he is an employee of St. Matthews Car Wash.
This story will be updated.
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