Man struck, killed by train in West Palm Beach identified

Posted at 7:07 PM, Nov 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-18 14:38:08-05

UPDATE: Police have identified the person who died as 37-year-old Francin Germain. They say the medical examiner will determine the cause of death. 


Eastbound and westbound lanes of Summit Boulevard were closed Thursday night after a man was found dead along the railroad tracks, according to West Palm Beach Police Department Detective Lori Colombino. 

The incident happened shortly after 6:30 p.m. along the 1300 block of Summit Blvd. near the Palm Beach Zoo.

The man's name has not been released.