- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 30, 2016

SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) - A northern Idaho man has died after being struck by a train while walking on railroad tracks near Sandpoint.

Idaho State Police say 23-year-old Adam Ferris of Sandpoint died following the collision at about 5:15 p.m. Monday at a crossing on U.S. Highway 95.

Police say alcohol might have been a factor.

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