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Police investigating after man is struck, killed by train in Bowling Green

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BOWLING GREEN, Kentucky — Police are investigating after a train struck and killed a man in Bowling Green.

The Daily News (http://bit.ly/1gCH3rX) reports police were notified Sunday morning about a body lying near tracks in the southern Kentucky city.

Police say the 40-year-old man had been struck by a train. Spokesman Ronnie Ward says the man's identity wouldn't be released until next-of-kin had been notified.

Ward says officers are trying to find out why the man was on the tracks.

An autopsy will be performed in Louisville.


Information from: Daily News, http://www.bgdailynews.com

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