UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
WACO -- A man is dead after getting run over by a train early Friday morning.
Police identified the man as 41-year-old Joe Brown.
They say he was on parole and was living at various homeless shelters around Waco.
Police say Brown was lying on the tracks when the train ran over him.
The train operator flagged down police to let him know he had just run over a man in the 1300 block of Mary Ave.
Brown's family has been notified.