TUCSON, Ariz. — Authorities say a pedestrian is dead after being hit by a
train in Tucson.
Tucson police have identified the man as 56-year-old Robert E. Cole and they
say he was declared dead at the scene Friday morning.
They say nobody aboard the train was injured in the collision, which occurred
about 5:30 a.m. at the intersection of 7th Avenue and 7th Street.
Detectives from the Traffic Investigations Unit say Cole was struck while
crossing the railroad tracks.
Police say no arrests or citations will be issued.