A train derailed in El Paso, Texas Monday night, killing one person, the El Paso Fire Department said.
"Nearby homes are being evacuated as a safety precaution. Please avoid the area of Franklin and Barton as it is an active emergency scene. TXGas en route," Fire Dept.
No other injuries were reported at this time, according to the fire department.
The man was found on some railroad tracks after Union Pacific called 911 at 3:45 a.m. Thursday, according to police.
An investigation is underway after a man's body was found on railroad tracks in southeast Houston, police said
Officials said there were no witnesses at the scene and it was not known when or if the man was struck by the train.