Nortonville man, 22, killed while jogging on railroad tracks

Posted by Rich Miller - email

HOPKINS COUNTY, KY (WFIE) - A 22-year-old man was killed Thursday morning after being struck by a CSX train while jogging on railroad tracks in Nortonville.

The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office says it happened about 8:20 a.m.

Austin Nance of Nortonville died at the scene.

Due to the nature of the case, it was turned over to the Criminal Investigations Section of the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office and is still under investigation.       

©2010 WFIE. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.