Man killed by train in Shawnee - KCTV5

Man killed by train in Shawnee

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It happened at 47th St and Clare Road in Shawnee KS. (KCTV5) It happened at 47th St and Clare Road in Shawnee KS. (KCTV5)
Police are also investigating a vehicle found in the area. (KCTV5) Police are also investigating a vehicle found in the area. (KCTV5)
SHAWNEE, KS (KCTV) -

A man was hit and killed by a train early Tuesday morning.

Police say a 31-year-old man was killed about 6:20 a.m. near Clare Road and Railroad Avenue in Shawnee KS.

Police believe the man struck by the train committed suicide by standing on the railroad track as the train approached.

An Amtrak employee onboard the train witnessed the accident and reported it to police.

Police do not suspect foul play.

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