Fatal Accident Involving Train


By WSIL Manager

JEFFERSON COUNTY -- A Wayne County man is dead after his SUV was hit by a train early Saturday morning in Jefferson County.

Jefferson County Coroner, Eddie Joe Marks, confirms that Shawn Betts, 35 of Wayne City was killed when his Honda Element was struck by a Train in Bluford.
Marks was called to 1320 West 6th Street in Bluford shortly after 4:15 Saturday morning.  Betts was pronounced dead on the scene.
Details of the accident are still under investigation.  Stay with News 3 for the updates.
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