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UPDATE: Teen's body found along Kosciusko County railroad tracks


Kosciusko County police have identified the body of a teen found near some railroad tracks on the east side of Lake Wawasee in Syracuse.

Police have identified the victim as 15-year-old Kalee Skaggs of Cromwell.  Skaggs was a freshman at Wawasee High School.

Police say they got a tip about a pedestrian being hit by a train early Tuesday morning. When they arrived on the scene around 2:40am they found the woman's body. The Kosciusko County Coroner's office says she died of blunt force trauma.

We'll keep you updated on any new developments right here on FOX28.com and on FOX28 News at 10.

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