Police identify man who was fatally hit by train in Kernersville

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KERNERSVILLE, N.C. – Police have identified a man who was hit by a train and killed Friday night in Kernersville as 46-year-old Timothy Aaron Bennett of Winston-Salem.

The incident happened at about 6:30 p.m. along East Mountain Street near Corum Street, according to Kernersville police.

The pedestrian was struck by a Norfolk Southern train and has been taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for an autopsy.