- Associated Press - Saturday, May 21, 2016

EWING, N.J. (AP) - Officials have released the name of a man killed when he was struck by a CSX train in Mercer County.

But it’s still not clear why Alex Martinez was near the tracks when the accident occurred around 6 p.m. Friday in Ewing.

Authorities say the 18-year-old Ewing resident was struck by a Pennsylvania-bound train. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one aboard the train was injured.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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