FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Police have released the name of the man who died after
being struck by a train in downtown Flagstaff.
Craig Sampson, 58, of Flagstaff, was hit Friday afternoon and died.
Sgt. James Jackson said authorities don’t yet know whether Sampson
intentionally stepped on to the tracks as the train was approaching.
The eastbound train struck him shortly after noon. He was transported to the
hospital in critical condition but didn’t survive.
Jackson said the investigation is ongoing.