ALBANY, Oregon — Police say a man was hit and killed Tuesday night in Albany, Oregon, by a southbound Amtrak passenger train.
The Albany Democrat-Herald reports (http://is.gd/jY50U8 ) that police Lt. Marv Hammersley says a caller reported the collision at about 7:30 p.m.
It happened at the railroad crossing at Madison Street Southeast near Sixth Avenue.
The man's name was not immediately released.
The newspaper says it was at least the third railroad-related death in the Albany area this year.
Information from: Albany Democrat-Herald, http://www.dhonline.com