WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Williamsburg County Coroner's Office has released the identity of the man struck and killed by a train early Thursday.
Coroner Harrison McKnight identified the victim as 55-year-old Albert Tisdale, from Kingstree. According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the fatal incident happened around 12:30 a.m., just outside the Kingstree city limits.
Troopers said an Amtrak train hit Tisdale at the intersection of Railroad Avenue and Wheeler Street.
The death is under investigation.