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Man hit and killed by train in west-central Minnesota

It happened in a small town southeast of Detroit Lakes.

A man is dead after being hit by a train in west-central Minnesota just after midnight Sunday. 

According to Frazee Police Department, the incident happened around 12:15 p.m. between crossings at Lake St. and 5th St. in the Becker County town of 1,391 residents. 

The identity of the man has not been released pending notification of family members. 

An investigation into the incident is active. 

Frazee PD was assisted by the Becker County Sheriff's Office, Minnesota State Patrol, Frazee Rescue and St. Mary's EMS. 

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