Man Dies After Being Run Over By Detroit People Mover

We now know the name of the man who was killed by the Detroit People Mover train.

Downstate news stations say Michael Whyte appeared to be intoxicated and was stumbling around the platform.

Police say he fell onto the tracks at about 8:30 Sunday night and was dragged about 50 yards by the train.

People Mover officials say there was no mechanical issues with the train that hit Whyte, and this is the first time this has ever happened.