Today's Paper Digital FAQ HER Magazine Public Notices Podcast Obits Latest Newsletters Jobs Puzzles Classifieds Circulars

De Queen man hit, killed by train identified as Alton Tima, 22

by Gazette Staff | March 17, 2023 at 1:57 p.m.
(Stock photo)

DE QUEEN, Ark. -- A man fatally struck by a train Tuesday night has been identified.

Alton Tima, 22, of De Queen died of injuries he sustained when he ran in front of a northbound train at the rail crossing at Stillwell Avenue in De Queen, according to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police.

The incident happened at 9:20 p.m.

Tima was taken to the Sevier County Medical Center after the accident but died at the hospital, according to ASP.

The incident remains under investigation.

Print Headline: De Queen man hit, killed by train identified


Sponsor Content