Pedestrian fatally struck by DART train in Lake Highlands

A pedestrian crossing the tracks was hit and killed by a DART train early Monday morning, the Dallas Morning News reports.

The man was near Skillman at Royal when he attempted to outrun a Blue Line train barreling toward him about 6 a.m. He has not been identified.

Passengers on the train were not injured and a bus was called in to handle commuters while investigators closed down the track.

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