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Arcola Man Hit By Train


A man from Arcola died after he was hit by a train in the downtown area this morning.

The Douglas County Coroner says 54-year-old Joseph Burch died when the train hit him near the Jefferson Street crossing.

Investigators say it appears Burch did not see or hear the oncoming train.

The accident is under investigation.

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