A Canadian Pacific train hit and killed a person in Buffalo Wednesday morning.
The Buffalo Police Department says the incident happened at 5:05 a.m. on the railroad tracks near the 5th Street Northeast crossing.
The person, who police only described as being a male, was dead when law enforcement arrived.
Police say the investigation is ongoing and the person has not been identified.
No other details have been released.
There were 1,099 pedestrian-train fatalities and injuries in the U.S. last year, Operation Lifesaver says.
In Minnesota, there were eight pedestrian-train deaths in 2020, down from 10 in 2019 and 15 in 2018, the Federal Railroad Administration says.
Note: Some of the details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.