- Associated Press - Friday, June 6, 2014

BURLINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Police have identified a man was struck and killed by a train in Burlington.

Officers say 27-year-old Justin Lamar Swanson of Burlington died when he was hit by an Amtrak train Thursday afternoon.

The train was traveling from Charlotte to Raleigh. Officers say they were told the person was on the railroad tracks and the train was unable to stop.

No one on the train was injured.

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