Man walking on tracks killed by train

JOPPA, Md. (WMAR) - A man is dead after being hit by a train in Harford County. 

The accident happened at about 12:10 p.m. on the railroad tracks near Route 7 and Joppa Road. 
Police say the CSX freight train was going westbound towards Baltimore County as a pedestrian was also walking on the tracks in the same direction. 
Deputies arrived to find Kevin Scott Street, 37, of Aberdeen, Maryland struck and killed by the train.
The pedestrian was reportedly wearing earbuds and is believed to not have heard the train blow the whistle before he was hit and killed. 
Street's body has been taken to the Medical Examiner's office for an official autopsy.
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