Coroner's Office ID's Body Found Near Train Tracks

The Yakima County Coroner's office releases the name of a man found dead near railroad tracks in Yakima.

The body of 41-year-old Matthew Hopwood was found on the 500 block of South Front Street Monday.

Police believe his body had been there for two or three days.

A spokesperson from the coroner's office says Hopwood died from being struck by a train -- he was from Yakima.