KYLE, Texas (KXAN) — The Kyle Police Department has identified the person who was killed in a train accident last week.
On Monday, officers said the victim is 36-year-old JP Burchett, who was from Kyle. The pedestrian-train accident happened at the Opal Lane Railroad Crossing on Friday.
Hays County Justice of the Peace Precinct 2 Beth Smith responded to the accident and pronounced Burchett dead, according to officers.
The investigation is ongoing, police said, and no further information was released.
A fundraiser for Burchett’s family can be found online.