A&M Student Killed in Train Accident

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A Texas A&M senior is dead after being hit by a train early Saturday morning.

Police say Robert Walker Best and some of his friends were attempting to board a moving train near George Bush Drive and Wellborn Road.

Best, 23, slipped and fell underneath. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Whether alcohol was a factor has not been determined. Police say the group had been at a party and toxicology results are pending.

Best is listed as senior biology major at A&M.