Edna man dies after train collides with his car in Inez

Nalaka Manoj Silva Kavirathna, 45, of Edna died when a train hit his car in Inez

INEZ, Texas – A man was killed early Friday morning when a train in Inez collided with his vehicle.

45-year-old Nalaka Manoj Silva Kavirathna, of Edna, was stopped on the railroad tracks on FM Road-444 when a train, traveling northeast, struck the driver’s side of his car, said Sgt. Ruben San Miguel, Texas Department of Public Safety spokesperson. Kavirathna was a Sri Lankan national

The collision occurred at about midnight and killed Kavirathna.

Sgt. San Miguel says an investigation is ongoing.