BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC (WSPA) – Black Mountain Police say a body was found near train tracks Wednesday morning.
They say Norfolk Southern called them around 7 a.m. about a possible body.
Police say they death doesn’t appear suspicious.
The man appears to have been hit by a passing train.
He was lying by the track about 200 yards west of Black Mountain Ave.
They have identified the 53-year-old man, but aren’t releasing his name until next of kin is notified.
The police chief says they will release more details later today.