Man killed in Downtown Fargo after being hit by BNSF train

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Fargo, ND) -- The Fargo Police Department says it is investigating a deadly train vs. pedestrian crash Downtown.

At around 12:30 a.m. Friday morning, the Department tells WDAY Radio officers were called to the 400 block of Broadway North from BNSF after someone was struck by the train. The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Fargo Police says the railroad company got a call from a witness right after the incident happened, and then stopped the train and called 9-1-1.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.