Savannah man hit by Amtrak train

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) – A Savannah native and Groves High graduate was hit by an Amtrak train.

Chris Weatherly, 20, was killed Saturday in Florence County, S.C.  Investigators said he walked across tracks where a freight train was stopped and was struck by an Amtrak train on adjacent tracks. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. at Strickland's Funeral Home in Pooler.

A graveside service is set for Wednesday at Hillcrest Abbey West.

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