Greene County man killed in train crash

GREENE COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – A Greene County man is dead after being hit by a train Monday night.

Greene County Sheriff Pat Hankins tells News Channel 11 that 28-year-old Dusty Ray Ellenburg was walking along train tracks in the 1300 block of Phillipi Road when he was hit by a Norfolk Southern train.

The accident happened around 8:30 p.m. Monday in a rural area of the county.

Ellenburg’s body has been sent for an autopsy.

Sheriff says Ellenburg is from the Mohawk area of Greene County.

The case remains under investigation by the Greene County Sheriff’s office.

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