MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — A man is dead after hit vehicle hit a Florida East Coast Railway train hit in Melbourne.
Melbourne police spokesman Sheridan Shelley says the car drove through a railroad crossing arm and ran into the side of the northbound train about 3:40 a.m. Friday.
Florida Today reports 29-year-old Aaron T. Imes of Melbourne was taken to a hospital where he died.
Shelley says all railroad crossing safety features appeared to be working at the time of the crash.
The traffic homicide unit is investigating the incident.