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Man struck, killed by Amtrak train in Fridley

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Officials are investigating the death of a man who was killed by an Amtrak train in Fridley early Friday, KARE 11 reports.

Amtrak officials said a passenger train hit the man just after midnight and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The westbound train had left the St. Paul Amtrak station and was less than 20 miles into its trip to Seattle, the Pioneer Press reports.

Information about the man was not immediately available.

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