POSTED: Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 7:32pm
UPDATED: Sunday, November 11, 2012 - 6:43pm
UPDATE: Longview police tell KETK a man was killed after being hit by a train.
The accident happened around 6:30 Saturday night on the train tracks which run over Eastman road.
The scene is still under investigation, but officials say it appears the man was trying to get off the train while it was stopped, and fell onto the tracks.
He was then hit.
They say his identity will not be released until family members can be notified.
Longview police are currently responding to a pedestrian accident involving a train.
The accident happen on Whaley Street and Eastman Road.
Details are limited at this time, but we will keep you updated on this story as soon as more information become available.