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Pedestrian struck by train

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JEFFERSON COUNTY, AL -

A pedestrian was killed by a train in Jefferson County last night.

Jefferson County Sheriff's Department says just after 9:30 p.m., they received a call from CSX Railroad reporting one of their trains had hit someone near the crossing at Morris Majestic Road.

Deputies searched along with Warrior and Palmerdale Fire.

After a search, a body was located along the tracks 150 yards south of Happy Top Road.

The pedestrian appears to be a white male in his late 20's or early 30's.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The victim hasn't been identified, and the accident is still under investigation.

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