Anderson- On 12/06/2021 at 2:27 PM, the Anderson Police responded to an animal complaint on the railroad tracks near Madison Avenue and MLK Jr. BLVD. On arrival, officers located two dogs deceased on the tracks.
The Animal Control Division was called to the scene, and after further investigation, the dogs' owner was located and notified of the incident. The owner had reported the dogs missing the day before through social media posts. It was also confirmed with CSX that the dogs were seen on the tracks and accidentally struck by the train. The case remains under investigation with Animal Control.