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Wayne police: Pedestrian killed by Amtrak train

Carol Thompson
The Detroit News

A male pedestrian was killed by an Amtrak train late Friday night in Wayne, the city police department said. 

Police responded to a reported pedestrian fatality on the railroad tracks near Venoy Road and East Michigan Avenue at 11:58 p.m. 

The department has not released the pedestrian's name because officers are confirming his identity and notifying his family, police said in a Saturday release. 

The department is investigating the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact Lt. Robert Amore at ramore@cityofwayne.com or 734-721-1414 ext. 2.