Train kills man in Commerce City

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A train struck and killed an unidentified man sitting on the tracks around 10:30 p.m. Friday, March 9, around the 6600 block of Colorado Highway 2, according to the Commerce City Police Department.

Burlington Northern Railroad personnel said they saw the man and attempted to stop, the police said in a press statement. The train was headed southbound.

The train blocked East 72nd Avenue at Highway 2 during an investigation after the accident.

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