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Man grazed by passing train in Smithfield

Posted August 19, 2012 8:40 a.m. EDT

— A man standing too close to railroad tracks in Smithfield Sunday was grazed by a passing train, police said.

The man, whose name was not released, was taken to WakeMed with minor injuries.

Police said the accident happened on Wal Pat Road around 5:45 a.m.