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Man dead after being struck by train in Md.

Tuesday - 9/24/2013, 9:22am  ET

HYATTSVILLE, Md. (AP) -- A man has died after being struck by a commuter train in Hyattsville.

Hyattsville police said it happened on Monday around 6 p.m. near Baltimore Avenue and Decatur Street. Police say the man was walking on the tracks while the train was approaching. The train's conductor sounded a horn, but the man did not move and was struck

MARC service on the Camden Line was affected by the accident, which caused delays and cancellations. Police are continuing to investigate. They did not identify the man who died.


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