Man Hit And Killed By WES Train In Tigard
Police say a man laid down on the tracks and was run over by of a WES commuter train just before 6:00 this morning in Tigard. He was hit and killed under the 99W bridge at Southwest Main and Commercial, north of the transit center.
It appears to be a suicide. The man is only identified as 20-years-old.
The train was headed to Beaverton. Service was shut down for the rest of the morning with passengers put on shuttle buses. It's expected to be back on schedule for the afternoon commute.