March 16, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Victim of Train-Pedestrian Accident Identified

The Springfield Police Department has identified the pedestrian victim involved in the Train-Pedestrian accident that occurred on the railroad tracks around 1:45 a.m. Sunday, March 15, 2009, in the 2100 block of N. Packer Road.

The accident victim has been identified as Vitaliy Danilov, 55 yoa, from Springfield, MO. Danilov was last seen by family members on Saturday, March 14, 2009, around 2:00-3:00 p.m. when he left on foot.

Danilov is listed in critical condition in a local hospital.

The accident investigation is continuing. No further information at this time.

SPD Case Number: 09-11308

Release authorized by: Lt. Scott Leven

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd