A Dumas man was killed Monday morning when his vehicle was struck by an oncoming train at Pickens.

Brent E. Morris, 45, was traveling west on Walnut Lake Road at Pickens in Desha County when he failed to yield at a stop sign and drove in to the path of a train. Morris was ejected from the vehicle, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report.

The accident occurred at 5:07 a.m. The weather was clear and the roadway was dry.

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