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CHESTERFIELD, Va (WTVR) — Chesterfield police have released the name of a man who died after being hit by a train early Saturday morning.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. on Kingsland Road about 1 mile south of Dalebrook Drive.

Investigators said 54-year-old Darrel W. Hodson, of the 4700 block of Falling Creek Circle, was struck by a north bound train about a mile south of Dalebrook Drive.

Authorities don’t know why he was on the tracks.