Man Killed by Train Near Willard

A man has died after being struck by a train near Willard.

Officials say that 23-year-old William Kendrick of Ozark was struck by a train around 4 a.m.. Kendrick was in the path of a southbound BNSF train near Farm Road 124, about two miles southwest of Willard.

Kendrick was pronounced dead at 4:26 a.m. by a member of the Greene County Medical Examiner’s office.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.

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