- Associated Press - Monday, September 18, 2017

LORAIN, Ohio (AP) - Police say an Ohio man sitting on railroad tracks was struck and killed by a train.

The accident happened in Lorain in northern Ohio on Saturday afternoon.

The Morning Journal reports (https://bit.ly/2xcxf9G ) an engineer on a Norfolk Southern train saw the man, sounded a horn and bells and tried unsuccessfully to stop.

Police identified the victim as 46-year-old Kenneth Fox of Lorain. The railroad crossing was closed for about three hours during the investigation.

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Information from: The Morning Journal, https://www.morningjournal.com

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