The victim of a rail yard accident on Sept. 29 in the 2400 block of Bayard Avenue in Kansas City, Kan., has been identified.
The victim was Troy Jordan, 49, a resident of Shawnee, Kan., according to a Kansas City, Kan., police spokesman. He was an employee of Union Pacific Railroad.
Police received a call that Jordan was trapped under a rail car. When they arrived, officers found him dead under a rail car, police said.
The incident is under investigation by the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department’s Major Case Unit.