Broward County

Overnight train killed Oakland Park man

Westbound Commercial Boulevard at Interstate 95 was closed most of Thursday morning’s rush hour starts an Oakland Park man was killed by a train.

According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, the CSX cargo train struck Robert Gray, 38, as he walked near West Prospect Road and Powerline Road around 3:55 a.m. No more is known currently about the deceased.

Drivers who usually use Commercial to get to I-95 from west of I-95 can use Cypress Creek Boulevard or Oakland Park Boulevard.

David J. Neal: 305-376-3559, @DavidJNeal