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Amtrak train kills man who was lying on tracks

A 37-year-old man was struck and killed by an Amtrak train at 2:45 a.m. Sunday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. David E. Coker of 38740 Chapman St. was lying in the middle of the tracks on Cummer Road when the train hit him. Coker was dead when investigating Officer K. W. Ratliff arrived at the scene. Troopers did not know why Coker was on the tracks.

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