Police are investigating a train/ pedestrian accident that occurred on Tuesday, July 23 in the Town of Canisteo.
According to New York State Police, 62 year old Ronald Boone of Hornell, NY was on the train tracks when he was struck and killed by a Norfolk Southern Freight Train. Boone was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office, Canisteo Police Department, Hornell Police Department and Steuben County Coroner’s Office all assisted at the scene.
Police anticipate no criminal charges or action will be taken upon completion of the investigation.