By CBSDFW.com Staff

HALTOM CITY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A man is dead after being hit by a train in Haltom City Wednesday afternoon

The incident happened at around 4:15 p.m. in the 6100 block of Denton Highway near Watauga Road.

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Police said the man, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police do not know why he was on the train tracks.

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There were no injuries reported inside the Union Pacific train.

Further details have not yet been released as police investigate.

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