Dead Body Found on Tracks Identified

Lincoln Police have identified the man who was found dead on the railroad tracks near 27th and Leighton.

Lincoln Police Captain Anthony Butler says a passing train saw the body of 22-year-old Brandon Roth on the track at 7:30 Saturday morning.  Investigators believe the man was hit by a different train overnight. 

Butler says Roth is believed to be from Marysville, Kansas and does not have any Lincoln connections.  An autopsy will determine the cause of death.