Teen dies after being hit by train in New Caney
NEW CANEY, Texas – An 18-year-old man was killed Sunday after being
struck by a train across from Oakley Elementary School in east
According to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Christopher
Neves was struck and killed by the train just before noon as he walked
south on the tracks near Keith Lane and Loop 494. Neves was heading to
his girlfriend’s home with headphones on.
Although the train braked and was sounding the horn, the teen did not hear it coming from behind, deputies said.