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Ore. Train Kills Man Who Had Lain On Tracks

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File photo of a train on train tracks. (Photo by STR/AFP/Getty Images)

File photo of a train on train tracks. (Photo by STR/AFP/Getty Images)

TIGARD, Ore. (AP) — Tigard police say a commuter train hit a man who is believed to have intentionally lain on the tracks Thursday morning.

Police say the man was 20. His name was not immediately made public.

Police say the WES commuter train had just left the Tigard Transit Center and traveled about two blocks. It happened about 5:40 a.m.

The train service was suspended for the morning.

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