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Man Hit, Killed by Train

Man Hit, Killed by Train
By: Heartland News

ANNA, Ill. - The Illinois State Police say an unidentified man was hit and killed on the tracks near Illinois 146 and Davie Street in downtown Anna early Tuesday morning.

This happened at about 2:23 a.m. Tuesday.

Police say Anthony McCowen, 33, was reportedly lying down on the tracks when the train hit him.  He was prounouced dead at the scene.

Meantime, the Amtrak passenger train was on its way to Chicago. It did arrive there eventually.

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