- Associated Press - Saturday, February 27, 2016

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) - A Florida man has died after being struck by an Amtrak train in suburban Detroit.

Royal Oak police say the 26-year-old pedestrian ignored a crossing gate when he was hit early Saturday. His name and hometown were not immediately released.

Police quoted witnesses as saying the train was sounding its horn at the time.

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