Man dies after attempting to jump on moving train

A 20 year old man died Wednesday night, after attempting to jump onto a moving train.

The incident occurred at the corner of Port Lavaca drive and Laurent street. Officials say Frank Benavides Jr., attempted to jump on the train when he slipped and got caught. The train dragged him about forty yards before his arm was severed. He was taken to Citizens medical center where he was pronounced dead on arrival. No further information has been given at this time. The investigation is still on going.