Early Thursday morning, February 26th around 3:45 am, a male in his 20’s was struck and killed by a CSX train. The train had 80 cars and was headed west bound. This occurred just west of McEwen near Durham Lane. The man left a residence on Hwy 70 headed toward the tracks shortly before he was struck. HCSO detectives are investigating the incident. The scene was cleared and CSX was allowed to resume their operations 12:20 pm. No other details are known at this time.