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Amtrak Train Kills Sanford Man

Posted September 12, 2007 6:16 p.m. EDT

— A local man was struck and killed Tuesday by an Amtrak passenger train, police said.

Anthony Lewis McCormick, 28, of 815 Hillwoods Ave., was lying on the train tracks near the intersection of Horner Boulevard and Washington Avenue early Tuesday when he was hit by a train on its way from Moore County to Raleigh, police said.