Pedestrian hit and killed by train in Florida

A Florida man who was riding a bicycle between the train tracks was beaten and killed by an Amtrak train. The image above is a file photo of an Amtrak train

Pedestrian is beaten and killed by the Amtrak train while walking his bicycle between the tracks

  • Mane Yee, 53, died Sunday morning in Seminole County, Florida.
  • Authorities say the train driver used his horn to warn Yee, since he was on the tracks
  • None of the nearly 100 passengers aboard the train was injured

Associated Press

A Florida man who was riding a bicycle between the train tracks was beaten and killed by an Amtrak train.

Authorities said Mane Yee, 53, was killed Sunday morning in Seminole County.

Seminole County is located in central Florida.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the train operator used his horn to warn Yee, but he could not get out of the way.

A Florida man who was riding a bicycle between the train tracks was beaten and killed by an Amtrak train. The image above is a file photo of an Amtrak train

A Florida man who was riding a bicycle between the train tracks was beaten and killed by an Amtrak train. The image above is a file photo of an Amtrak train

Authorities issued a statement saying that none of the approximately 100 passengers on the train was injured.

The Highway Patrol says the accident is still under investigation.

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