Farm vol­un­teer dies try­ing to hop on train

The Palm Beach Post - - LOCAL & BUSINESS -

Au­thor­i­ties say a man died af­ter try­ing to hop on a mov­ing train ride at an ed­u­ca­tional farm.

The Ocala Star-Ban­ner re­ports that 24-year-old An­thony Os­burn-Day fell be­tween two train cars Tues­day evening at Kirby Fam­ily Farm in Williston.

Florida High­way Pa­trol re­ports that Os­burn-Day was a vol­un­teer at the non­profit farm. Troop­ers say work­ers were pre­par­ing for Hal­loween-re­lated events, and they were hav­ing trou­ble with the en­gine on the re­stored lo­co­mo­tive. They were test­ing it when the ac­ci­dent oc­curred.

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