Frederick M. Anderson Jr., Death – A 56-year-old father passed away after a tragic accident involving a train early Sunday morning in the CSX Walbridge Yard, Transportation Communications Union / IAM announced. Fred Anderson, of Walbridge, Ohio died after he was struck by a train at approximately 3:40 A.M., September 17, 2023. Following the deadly incident, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) says investigations are now active as they will work to put a stop to the growing number of fatalities caused by trains.
CSX released the following statements following the investigations; “CSX confirms that an employee was fatally injured in the course of working early this morning in Walbridge, Ohio, CSX mourns the loss of this employee and our thoughts are with his family and loved ones. The safety of our railroaders is our highest priority. CSX is working with officials to determine exactly what happened.”
Law enforcement agencies were called to the scene for a report of an individual struck by a train. Arriving law enforcement agencies located the victim identified as 56-year-old Walbridge, Ohio Frederick M. Anderson Jr. Law enforcement agencies and the Transportation Communications Union / IAM identified the male as a CSX railroad worker who was actively on duty when the incident occurred. Anderson was pronounced dead at the scene of the incident by responding law enforcement agencies. He was a father, partner, brother, and friend to many people.
Fred Anderson Obituary and Funeral Arrangements will be Released by the Family
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