LONDON, Kentucky — Authorities say a Laurel County teenager was killed when he was struck by a train.
According to WKYT-TV (http://bit.ly/1DjWQqY), the incident occurred around 3 a.m. Saturday in the Lily community about seven miles south of London, Kentucky.
Investigators didn't provide details, but they said 17-year-old William Walters, of Keavy, was waiting on some friends to return when he was struck by the northbound CSX train. He died at the scene.
A Laurel County deputy coroner said Walters' cause of death was "multiple injuries" from a "freak accident."
Officials say there are no lights in the area where Walters was hit.
Information from: WKYT-TV, http://www.wkyt.com