South Arkansas Man Hit & Killed by Train

By Jeane Franseen |

Published 07/22 2014 04:17PM

Updated 07/22 2014 07:37PM

MCNEIL, AR -- An El Dorado man was killed after being hit by a train.

According to the Arkansas State Police, 52-year-old Maury Newton of El Dorado, was the victim.

They say he was attempting to cross the tracks by foot and fell on Pace Street, in McNeil, Arkansas late Saturday night. 

A train was coming and Newton was unable to get out of the way.

Police say this case is still under investigation.

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