NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police confirm 11-year-old child killed by a CSX freight train Saturday morning.
According to authorities, 11-year-old Max Baker was on a railroad bridge near his Waikiki Boulevard home when he was struck by the train in the Antioch area.
This morning’s death of 11-yr-old Max Baker appears to be a tragic accident. He was on a railroad bridge near his Waikiki Blvd home when he was struck by a CSX freight train. The train operator saw him but could not stop in time. MNPD Youth Services detectives investigating. pic.twitter.com/H7fRGW40f9— Metro Nashville PD (@MNPDNashville) February 29, 2020
Police say the train operator saw him but could not stop in time.
The investigation is ongoing.
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