killed by train at Parkvillek
man sitting on railroad tracks just outside of Parkville
was killed Monday night when he was hit by a train.
John B. Molenkamp, 55, of Platte County, was dead at
the scene, according to authorities. Engineers of the
eastbound train saw someone sitting on the south rail
at about 9:50 p.m. Monday. Emergency brakes were applied
on the train.
A cap, a pair of sunglasses and a half-empty can of beer
were found at the scene.