A train derailed off Waco Mill Road in Sandersville shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday and killed one person, police say.
No one else was injured.
39-year-old Cleston Kent was killed after a moving boxcar toppled on top of him while he was standing near the tracks.
Chief Culyer of the Sandersville Police Department tells 13WMAZ that Kent, an employee of B-H Transfer Co., was dropping off a load of chalk shortly before the accident.
Sandersville Police and the Sandersville Railroad Company are still investigating the cause of the accident.
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