Cassius Winston's brother Zachary dies after being hit by Amtrak train

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Kipp said Winston was hit by a westbound Amtrak train in Albion, Michigan, shortly after 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

Zachary Winston, the brother of Michigan State basketball star Cassius Winston, has died after being hit by a train late Saturday in Albion, sources have confirmed to 7 Action News.

Albion College President Mauri Ditzler released a statement on Sunday afternoon and said the school will offer details about grief counseling later in the day. "We have been in close contact with the student's family and are doing everything we can to support them", Ditzler said.

Michigan State start Cassius Winston and his family have suffered a awful tragedy. And as families do in hard times, we must come together to mourn and to embrace one another.

"Our hearts go out to his brothers, Khy, who is a freshman at Albion, and Cassius, who is a senior at Michigan State University, his parents and his extended family". The sophomore was unable to suit up in Albion's exhibition against MSU due to an injury.

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"I just can't picture it. Obviously, he was dealing with some things he didn't put outward".

A message seeking comment was left with Winston's father. "Updates to come." almost an hour later they updated the incident, saying another train were running late "due to earlier trespasser strike involving another train in its path east of Battle Creek". No other injuries were reported.

Michigan State faced Albion in an October 29 exhibition game in which both Cassius and Khy Winston played.

© Nick King/Lansing State Journal Albion's Zachary Winston looks on from the bench during the first half on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at the Breslin Center in East Lansing.

Albion police were assisted by the Calhoun County Sheriff Department and the Department of Natural Resources.

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