COLBERT, Okla. (KTEN) — A man was struck and killed by a train near Colbert on Monday morning.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the man was seen sitting on the train tracks north of State Highway 91 just after 6 a.m. when he was struck by a passing Union Pacific freight train.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not identified by OHP.

The operator of the train and a passenger in the locomotive were not injured.