A man died after his vehicle was hit by a train in Hustonville Saturday.
Allen Braden, 47, of Lincoln County, drove into the path of the train at the intersection of Ky. 2141 and Community Center Drive at about 12:30 p.m., said Lincoln County Coroner Farris Marcum.
He was pronounced dead at 1 p.m., Marcum said.
He said there is not a gate at the railroad crossing that comes down as trains approach.
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“We don’t know if he got distracted or what happened,” Marcum said. But he said officials do know that Braden was not using a phone when the crash occurred.