DeKALB – DeKalb police and the DeKalb County Coroner’s Office continue to investigate an incident involving a train near downtown DeKalb and a pedestrian who died.
DeKalb Police Cmdr. Steve Lekkas confirmed the death of the pedestrian and said the initial call came in at about 3:15 pm. Monday from either the conductor or engineer of the train. He said there is not a lot more information that authorities are releasing at this time and it’s unclear at this time whether it’s an accident or a suicide.