Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

May 13, 2013

Huntington man killed after being hit by train

Associated Press

HUNTINGTON — Police are investigating the death of a Huntington man who was hit by a train.

Media outlets report that the train hit 55-year-old Kevin Andrew Tierney around 1 a.m. Sunday in the west end of Huntington.

Police say Tierney was crossing the tracks after he left a nearby bar. A woman who was with him wasn’t injured.

Police say alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident.