UPDATE: Person hit and killed by train identified
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The name of a man hit and killed early Friday morning in Valley Station has been released.
Louisville Metro police were called to the rear of the Meijer at 9905 Dixie Highway shortly after 2 a.m. Officers found the victim, Paul Michael Gribbons, 32, of Valley Station, dead.
LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said a preliminary investigation indicates Gribbons had been sitting near the tracks when the southbound train clipped him.
Jefferson County deputy coroner David Wood said Gribbons died from blunt force injuries.
The LMPD Homicide Unit is investigating. Foul play is not suspected.
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