Man struck & killed by train

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SANGAMON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — A 63-year old Springfield man was killed after being hit by a freight train.

It happened about 4 am, Saturday, in the area of Kansas and Barrett streets at the Norfolk and Southern Rail Yard.

James Cluck died from injuries sustained in the accident. Authorities say he was found on the west side of the railroad tracks and pronounced dead at the scene.

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