Sudden Death

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating the death of a man hit by train.

The accident happened just after 9 a.m. Saturday morning about a mile south of Pikes Peak International Raceway.

State Patrol was already nearby when the accident happened. Emergency medical personnel were called but it was already too late.

The El Paso County coroner will determine the official manner and cause of death. The name of the man killed has not yet been released.