One person killed by freight train in Elm City

A man was killed Tuesday evening when he stepped in front of a freight train.

The man died when he stepped on the train tracks while a freight train was passing through Elm City on Tuesday around 8 p.m., the Associated Press reported.

The crash happened near the intersection of North and South Railroad streets, ABC 11 reported.

The identity of the man has not been released.

It’s unclear if there were other injuries.

No other details were immediately available.

This is a developing story. It will be updated.

Camila Molina: 919-829-4538, @Cmolina__