Freight Train Victim Killed Himself: Police
Kirk Adams, a 47-year-old Joliet resident, was struck near Rowell Avenue and Manhattan Road in Joliet Township.
Although Kirk D. Adams, 47, of 1129 Spencer Road, did not leave a note, he was "known to have issues," she said, and was kneeling on the tracks at the time he was struck.
The accident occurred at about 3:25 p.m. near the intersection of Rowell Avenue and Manhattan Road.
An autopsy conducted Tuesday by the Will County Coroner's Office confirmed that the cause of death was "multiple injuries (caused by) a train striking a pedestrian." Toxicology results are still pending.