Authorities have released the name of a man who was hit and killed by a train Wednesday evening in Vidor. Denny Edwards, 42, of Vidor, was walking on the train track near Stephenson drive off old Highway 90, around 5:00 yesterday afternoon.

The train conductor sounded the horn but apparently, Stephenson didn’t hear it, and did not move off the tracks.

The train was unable to stop in time to avoid hitting the man.