Train kills pedestrian in Wichita

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WICHITA, Kansas (AP) – A 45-year-old man has died after he was hit by a train in south Wichita.

The accident happened Sunday morning in south Wichita.

Police say the train’s engineers told officers the man was standing on the tracks and facing the train before he was hit. The man, who was not identified, died a short time after he was taken to a Wichita hospital. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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