Venice Man Killed By Train

VENICE, Ill. (KMOX) – A locomotive strikes a pedestrian in the Metro-East, killing him.

The Madison County Coroner’s office says 59-year-old Corneilius Bell of Venice attempted to cross the tracks at Market and State in Venice on Friday night, but was hit.

Investigators say Bell’s girlfriend crossed the tracks safely, just before he was struck.




Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS St. Louis

Live Inspired
Photography In A Flash

Listen Live