Anniston Police say a man ran across railroad tracks hoping to beat an Amtrak train, but that race, cost him his life. The victim was hit by the train on Glen Addie Avenue near 7th Street. Police say there are signals and cross arms at the intersection and they were all working at the time. The victim was in critical condition when he was transported to Regional Medical Center where he later passed away. No one on the train was injured in the incident.