At 7:30 a.m., on Friday, April 26, 2019, Iowa City Police responded to the area near Scott Boulevard and Heinz Road for a collision involving a train and pedestrian that was reported by a railroad employee. The collision resulted in the death of an adult male. 

Iowa Interstate Railroad is the primary investigating agency and is being assisted by the Iowa City Police Department and Johnson County Medical Examiner’s Office. No further information is available for release, pending identification of the deceased and appropriate notifications.

Requests for information should be directed to the Iowa Interstate Railroad at 319-298-5400.

Date of publication

Friday, April 26, 2019