REDDING, Calif. -

A man was hit and killed by a train in Redding early Tuesday.  The collision happened just after midnight near Riverside Drive and North Court Street on Redding's northwest side.

Police tell us a white man possibly in his 30s or 40s was hit by a northbound train.  Police are not releasing the man's name until his family is notified.

Union Pacific Railroad Police will take over the investigation.

Stay with KRCR News Channel 7 for updates.