Prescott man struck, killed by oncoming train

PRESCOTT, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State Police say a Prescott man is dead after he was struck by a train.

State police say the fatal collision happened late Saturday on a county road west of Prescott. According to a preliminary report, 47-year-old Jimmie Guyton Jr. failed to yield at a railroad crossing and his vehicle was struck on the rear drivers' side by an oncoming Amtrak train.

State police say Guyton was pronounced dead at the scene.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.