Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester Police Department has identified the victim who was found deceased on railroad tracks near downtown Rochester Saturday evening.

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Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of Civic Center Drive around 6:35 p.m. to a report of a body found on a bridge.

Authorities said that it appeared that the victim had been struck by a train and killed.

Police identified the victim as 29-year-old Joshua Crews from the Rochester area.

Authorities said that the incident is still under investigation.

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