Prichard, Alabama – This afternoon, a resident of Mississippi passed away after being struck by a train in Prichard, Alabama. Two others were also hurt and were transported to the hospital.
The incident occurred on the service road between Wilson Avenue and Price Street. Police and emergency responder teams are working together to gather more details.
Mayor Jimmie Gardner lamented the loss this afternoon saying, “We mourn the death of a person killed here in Prichard. Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family of the victim.”
If anyone has any information related to this tragedy, please contact the Prichard Police Department at 251-452-7900.
As always, please call the Mayor’s Office with questions at (251) 452-7800, extension 8.