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Woman hit, killed by train in Plattsburgh

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PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. -

Police have identified a Plattsburgh woman killed by a train early Tuesday morning.

Virginia Merrill, 32, was run over by a CP Rail freight train at about 3:45 a.m. Police say it happened between the Saranac River train trestle and Green Street.

Police say it appears Merrill was lying on the tracks as the train approached. Investigators are still trying to determine why and are awaiting autopsy results.

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