An unidentified person was struck and killed by a Norfolk Southern train near Fredericktown early Sunday.

According to the Greene County Coroner's office, the victim was taken to Southwest Regional Medical Center in Waynesburg and later pronounced dead.

The person's identity has not been released as Coroner Gregory Rohanna continues to investigate the incident.

The accident is also under investigation by East Bethlehem Township police.

Officers could not be reached for comment this afternoon.

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