A man is dead after being hit by a train in Shepherdsville early Friday morning.  Shepherdsville Police say 47-year old Michael Carr of Louisville was hit and killed just after 2:00 Friday morning.

It happened near 4th Avenue in the Salt River area.

Investigators say the train conductor saw Carr sitting on the tracks slumped over, blew the horn, but Carr didn't move.

Investigators are waiting on toxicology reports to see if drugs or alcohol were involved.