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Police identify man killed by train in Bridgman

Police have identified the man who was killed by a train last night in Bridgman.

He is 20 year old Austin Thackston of Saint Joseph, Michigan.

Police say it happened at the crossing off Lake Street.

People who were there say the victim tried running across the railroad tracks after the gates were down and the lights were flashing.

Thackston was pronounced dead at the scene.

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