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Train fatally strikes pedestrian in Volusia County, troopers say

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VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A 48-year old Paisley man was killed on Tuesday when he was struck by an Amtrak train in Volusia County, according to Florida Highway Patrol. 

The train had 497 passengers on it and was heading northbound when it hit the man, authorities say.

It remains unclear why the man was standing on the tracks. 

Authorities say the accident is still being investigated. 

Check back for more updates on this developing story.


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