SAWYER, Okla. (KXII) - A man is dead after he was hit by a coal train in Sawyer Sunday morning.
Choctaw County Sheriff Terry Park said the man parked his truck after a minor accident near the Sawyer Dam before walking about a 1/2 mile down the tracks.
Park says the man might have been drunk and passed out on the train tracks. We're told a train came by around 10 a.m. and the man died on impact.
His name has not been released.
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has been called in to help.