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Man killed in Louisiana train accident identified

2 years 2 months 4 weeks ago Saturday, September 07 2019 Sep 7, 2019 September 07, 2019 4:49 PM September 07, 2019 in News
Source: Associated Press

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A man killed in a collision involving a tractor-trailer and a train in Louisiana has been identified.
 
News outlets report the Caddo Parish Coroner's Office says 36-year-old Bruce Dominique Jr., of Bossier City, was walking Friday afternoon beside a moving train, when an 18-wheeler crossed the railroad tracks, causing the truck's trailer to pivot, pinning Dominique against the train.
 
Dominique was taken to Ochsner LSU Health Hospital, where he died at 4:25 p.m. Friday.
 
Dominique was positively identified through fingerprint comparison.
 
An autopsy has been ordered.
 
The incident remains under investigation by the Shreveport Police Department.

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