20-Year-Old Fatally Struck by Train in Pacific

PACIFIC, Mo. (KMOX) — A man is dead after he was hit by a train in Pacific.

It happened about 8:40 p.m. Wednesday near North 4th street.

About 50 people were on the Amtrak train that was headed from Kansas City to St. Louis. No one aboard the train was hurt.

Officials say the 20-year-old was walking along the rails, heading home from a fast food restaurant when he was hit, just 3 blocks from home.

Police aren’t releasing the identity of the victim.

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