Man dead, decapitated by rail car in Texas
HITCHCOCK, Texas — Galveston County authorities say a man has been found dead after apparently being decapitated by a railroad car.
An autopsy has been ordered on the body located Monday night along a rail line near Hitchcock. Some employees of Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway discovered the body.
Sheriff's Maj. Ray Tuttoilmondo (too-leh-MAHN'-doe) says no signs of foul play were initially found.
Officials say the Hispanic man, believed to be in his late teens or early 20s, had a pierced tongue and eyebrows.