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Teen Hit, Killed By Train In Claremore

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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 KTUL.com.


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