Coroner identifies man struck by train in Charleston

Coroner identifies man struck by train in Charleston
A 22-year-old man was killed Sunday after being struck by a train in Charleston, deputies say. (Source: WWBT/File)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office says a 22-year-old man was struck and killed by a train.

Kevin Digiandomenico, from Charleston, was found Sunday morning at approximately 1:55 a.m. Sunday, according to the Charleston County Coroner’s Office.

Investigators found his body after authorities were notified about a pedestrian who was reportedly struck by a train near Ashley River Road in Charleston. Charleston County Sheriff’s Capt. Roger Antonio said he was found on railroad tracks behind Pinehurst Avenue.

Digiandomenico died on scene as a result of injuries sustained in the accident.

Deputies do not have an indication of foul play but are continuing to investigate the circumstances of Digiandomenico’s death, Antonio said.

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