tall - Taliaferro County (WFXG)- Taliaferro County Sheriff's Office is investigating the after a man was hit and killed by a CSX train.

According to officials, the incident happened on Sunday, May. Deputies say they received a call from CSX Railroad Police reporting someone had been struck. 

According to a Facebook post, The Taliaferro County Sheriff and Deputies, Taliferro County Fire Department, Wilkes County EMS, and the Taliaferro County Coroner and Deputy Coroner responded to the scene.

Upon arriving, they found 66-year-old Richard L. Manago of M. L. King Jr Drive. Authorities say Taliaferro Coroner Milton Alexander pronounced Manago dead at 4 pm.

An autopsy is scheduled to be performed by the GBI Medical Examiner's Office. 

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