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Man hit and killed by train in Schenectady

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Albany/HV: Man hit and killed by train in Schenectady
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SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- A man was hit and killed on railroad tracks in Schenectady early Friday morning.

According to police, a man in his late 40s was on the tracks north of Weaver Street around 2 a.m. when he was hit by a Canadian Pacific train. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim's name has not been released. It's not known at this point why the man was on the tracks. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP