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Train strikes pedestrian in Four Oaks

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The Four Oaks Police Department said a man was injured Friday afternoon when he was hit by a train.

The train conductor told police the train “bumped” the man as it was slowing down. The man as he was walking along the tracks with grocery bags, police said.

Police said the conductor sounded the horn far in advance but the man did not move or acknowledge the oncoming train.

The train was traveling between 30-35 miles per hour at the time of the incident, police said.

The man suffered a cut to his right arm and an injury to his right hip, police said.

Four Oaks police said they have not been able to identify the man.

No charges have been filed.

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