A Carencro man died late Wednesday in Lafayette after he was hit by a train.

Clarence Tezeno Jr., 24, suffered fatal injuries to the lower half of his body after he was hit on the tracks near the train yard in the 900 block of Walker Road, according to the Lafayette Police Department. The accident happened around 11:45 p.m.

Police did not release additional information about the ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call the Lafayette Police Department or the anonymous Crime Stoppers tip line at (337) 232-8477.