Pedestrian struck, killed by train in Kernersville

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KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — A person was struck and killed by a train in Kernersville on Friday evening, according to Kernersville police.

The accident happened at about 6:30 p.m. along East Mountain Street near Corum Street.

The pedestrian was struck by a Norfolk Southern train, Kernersville police said.

At this time the pedestrian’s information is being withheld pending notification of the family, Kernersville police said.

The pedestrian was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for an autopsy.

E Mountain St & Corum St, Kernersville, NC 27284