Chesterfield police ID man struck, killed by train

Posted on: 8:28 am, September 21, 2013, by , updated on: 10:19pm, September 22, 2013

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.