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Teen Hit, Killed By Train In Claremore
Sunday, April 15, 2012 11:52 PM EST
Monday, April 16, 2012 12:04 PM EST
posted by: Jennifer Cope, Assignment Editor -
posted by: David Peterlinz, Photojournalist -
Flowers placed at the site Monday morning
Claremore, OK -
A teenager is dead after being hit by a train in Claremore, late Sunday.
It happened at a railroad crossing near 7th & Missouri around 9 o'clock.
Claremore Police tell KTUL.com, that the victim was attempting crossing the tracks when he was struck by a northbound Union Pacific Freight Train.
Police say the engineer was not able to stop in time.
The victim's identity has not been released, but family members have told Tulsa's Channel 8 he was 15 years old.
Look for more on this story later on-air on Tulsa's Channel 8 and online at
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