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Unidentified Man Struck, Killed by Train In Raleigh

Posted September 29, 2003 7:34 a.m. EDT

— Police in Raleigh are trying to identify a man who was struck and killed by a train early Sunday morning.

Police said the man was sitting on the tracks in the train yard near Peace Street when a train backing out of the yard hit him around 3:20 a.m.

They believe the man, who was not carrying identification, died instantly.