16-year-old who was struck, killed by train identified

16-year-old who was struck, killed by train identified
Police said the teen was walking southbound on the train tracks when he was hit by a train that was traveling south.

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - A 16-year-old boy was struck and killed by a train May 8.

Police said Aaron Groomes, 16, of no permanent address, was walking south on the train tracks when he was struck by a train that was traveling south at 2:15 p.m. in the area 15900 block of Woods Edge Road.

Groomes was previously reported missing from Newport News.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at (804) 748-0660.

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