NEVADA, Iowa — Authorities have released the name of a man who was struck by a train in central Iowa.

The Des Moines Register reports that the man was walking along tracks when struck around 2:15 p.m. Monday near an overpass in the Story County city of Nevada (nuh-VAYE’-duh). He was taken to a Des Moines hospital and is expected to survive his injuries.

Police identified the man as 29-year-old Calvin White, who lives in Nevada.


Information from: The Des Moines Register, http://www.desmoinesregister.com