Man hit, killed by train in Calhoun Co. Tuesday

Man hit, killed by train in Calhoun Co. Tuesday
The Calhoun County Coroner has identified the victim as Matthew Franklin. (Source: Pexels/stock image)

CALHOUN COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) - A 26-year-old man has died after being hit by a train.

The Calhoun County Coroner has identified the victim as Matthew Franklin.

The accident happened on Eulaton Road near Wellborn Park around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Franklin died while on his way to UAB Hospital in a helicopter.

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