Man Struck, Killed By Train In Wareham

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Police say a man has been struck and killed by a train in Massachusetts.

When officers responded to the scene Sunday night in Wareham, they say they found the man under the front of a Massachusetts Coastal Railroad passenger train.

Police say the train had been traveling westbound at a slow rate of speed at the time of the incident and was not carrying any passengers.

They say the man was lying in the middle of the railroad tracks when he was hit.

His name was not immediately released.

The incident remains under investigation.

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