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Pedestrian struck, killed by freight train Thursday morning

Anoka County investigation is underway

May 31, 2018 - 7:18 am

A Fridley man is dead after getting hit by a freight train in Oak Grove early Thursday morning.

Anoka County officials say it happened around 4 a.m. near the intersection of Highway 65 and 221st Street Northwest.

There was fog reported in the area at the time, but it's not known if it played a role in the incident.

The victim has not been identified.