Person Apparently Struck by Train Was 25-year-old Rochester Man
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Rochester police continue to investigate the death of a young man whose body was discovered this morning next to the Canadian Pacific Railway railroad tracks that run through the city.
The name of the deceased has not been released, but a police spokesperson says it was a 25-year-old Rochester man. His body was discovered by a bicyclist in the vicinity of Fifth Street and Third Avenue Northwest around 6:30 a.m.
When the deadly incident was first reported this morning, police indicated it appeared the man had been struck by a train. Investigators were said to be working to determine if it was an accident.