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Person struck, killed by train in Bowling Green

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- Police are investigating after a train struck and killed a man in Bowling Green.

The Daily News reports police were notified Sunday morning about a body lying near tracks in the southern Kentucky city.

Police say the 40-year-old man had been struck by a train. Spokesman Ronnie Ward says the man's identity wouldn't be released until next-of-kin had been notified.

Ward says officers are trying to find out why the man was on the tracks.

An autopsy will be performed in Louisville.

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