The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an unidentified body, reported to be a white male, found on the Rail Road tracks near Poplar Street and Terminal Drive just before 11:00 a.m. Monday morning. The incident was called in by Norfolk Southern Railroad Company. When deputies arrived they discovered the body of a white male near the railroad tracks that had been struck by a train.

The male was pronounced dead on scene by Coroner Leon Jones. The name of the male will be released once next of kin is notified.

The incident is currently under investigation at this time.  Anyone with any information in reference to this incident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.