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Fatal train accident in Orrville

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ORRVILLE, OH (WOIO) -

On Saturday, June 8, at approximately 1:30 a.m. the Orrville Police, EMS and Fire departments were called to a reported pedestrian struck by a train in the area of S. Main near the Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing.

The victim, Nathan Sears,31,  was struck by an east bound Norfolk Southern train in the area west of the S. Main Street Railroad crossing and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Wayne County Coroner's Office.

The scene was cleared at 5:12 am and the coroner's investigation is on-going at this time.  There were no reported injuries to the train personnel.

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