MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The man who was killed after walking train tracks northwest of the Twin Cities metro Monday afternoon and being struck by a Northstar Line train has been identified.

According to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office, 51-year-old Robert Borowick of Blaine, Minn. was walking just north of the intersection of 192nd Avenue and Zebulon Street in Big Lake Township when he was struck.

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The gate arms at the intersection had been lowered prior to the incident, the sheriff’s office said.

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The train stopped shortly after striking Borowick. Buses and other trains brought Northstar’s passengers to their destinations.

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It was still not immediately clear what caused the fatal incident.