Bartow County Coroner Joel Guyton confirms a male pedestrian was struck and killed by a train along the railroad tracks in Emerson on Saturday afternoon. The incident happened near the intersection of Gaston Westbook Avenue and railroad tracks. Guyton is still trying to locate next of kin before the victim’s identity can be released. We have reached out to Emerson Police for additional updates.
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