The Scott County Virginia Sheriff’s Office has released the identity of the man that was killed after being struck by a train on January 8th of this year. The victim was 33 year old Benjamin Lee Elliot, who was walking the railroad trestle over the Clinch River when he was struck and killed by the train and pronounced dead at the scene. Currently authorities are still investigating the incident. Officials added that in respect for the family, some details were not being released. The Gate City Fire Department and the Virginia State Police both assisted at the scene.
Benjamin Lee Elliot Killed by Train
January 10th, 2019 Rob