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Published June 10, 2010, 05:01 PM

Memorial Service Held For TRF Man Killed By Train

Thief River Falls police say that Jacob Haugen, 21, was killed by a train on the tracks at Greenwood Street East at about 3:30am Saturday.

A memorial service was held this week for a Thief River Falls man who was killed by a train over the weekend.

Thief River Falls police say that Jacob Haugen, 21, was killed by a train on the tracks at Greenwood Street East at about 3:30am Saturday.

Police say the conductor of the Canadian Pacific train saw Haugen lying on the tracks but could not stop the train. The train ran over Haugen. The conductor called police but he was dead when they arrived on the scene.

Police are investigating.

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