Traffic was at a standstill in eastern Denham Springs Tuesday evening, and it's now clear why.
A pedestrian was struck by a train, near where Woodland Street meets U.S. 190, sometime in the late afternoon.
Several rail cars were stationary at the Hatchell Lane railroad crossing after the incident.
Denham Springs Police Chief Shannon Womack confirmed the incident, but details are still being gathered.
This story will be updated.