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Train hits, kills one in Smithfield

Posted May 27, 2012 11:13 a.m. EDT
Updated May 29, 2012 1:15 p.m. EDT

— Smithfield police said a train struck and killed a man at the East Peedin Road railroad crossing around 6:15 a.m. Sunday.

Police identified the deceased as Franklin Conales, 38, of Smithfield.

East Peedin Road and the railroad tracks were temporarily shut down.