Man passes away after being hit by train
Updated: Tuesday, April 23 2013, 12:22 PM EDT
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – Police in Holland say that the man who was hit by a train Monday has died.
52-year-old Ricky Pickett from Holland passed away Monday night at Spectrum Butterworth in Grand Rapids.
Investigators say that Pickett was hit around 9:20 Monday night near the railroad crossing by Lincoln Ave. and 17th Street. They don't know why Pickett was on the tracks.
Officers say they think alcohol may have played a factor in the accident.