A Georgia man is dead after he was hit by a train west of Hannibal Thursday evening.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 43 year old Donald Crowder of Tunnel Hill Georgia was walking  east along the Norfolk Southern tracks east of Peters Road at 6:48 p-m when he was hit by an eastbound  freight train. Troopers say Crowder was taken by Air Evac to University Hospital in Columbia where he was pronounced dead at 8:44 p-m.