REDDING, Calif. -

The Shasta County Coroner's Office has released the name of a man hit and killed by a train early Tuesday in Redding.

The victim is Cloide Kenneth Hamilton, age 35.

The collision happened Tuesday just after midnight near Riverside Drive and North Court Street on Redding's northwest side.

Redding Police said he was hit by a northbound Union Pacific freight train.  Railroad police are conducting an investigation.