Body found near Columbus railroad tracks identified
COLUMBUS, Neb. —
A man is dead after apparently being hit by a train, according to Columbus police.
The department said they received a call of a body lying by the railroad tracks near 23rd Avenue in Columbus on Saturday.
Officers said it appeared the man had been hit by a train.
Police said an autopsy was done on Sunday and the man was identified as 27-year-old Scott Dirksen.