MELBOURNE, Florida — A man is dead after hit vehicle hit a Florida East Coast Railway train hit in Melbourne.
Melbourne police spokesman Sheridan Shelley says the car drove through a railroad crossing arm and ran into the side of the northbound train about 3:40 a.m. Friday.
Florida Today (http://on.flatoday.com/14YLbPu ) reports 29-year-old Aaron T. Imes of Melbourne was taken to a hospital where he died.
Shelley says all railroad crossing safety features appeared to be working at the time of the crash.
The traffic homicide unit is investigating the incident.
Information from: Florida Today (Melbourne, Florida), http://www.floridatoday.com