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Man Struck, Killed by Train in Jensen Beach

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Posted at 7:36 AM, Mar 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-01 02:38:32-05

JENSEN BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man has died after being struck by a train in Martin County.

Sheriff's officials told local media the crash occurred on the Florida East Coast Railway tracks in Jensen Beach on Monday night.

Martin County Sheriff's spokeswoman Christine Weiss says the train was traveling from Jacksonville to Miami when it struck the man around 8 p.m.

The man's name and age haven't been released.

Earlier Monday a man was fatally struck by a train in Palm Beach County.