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Pedestrian fatally struck by train in Kirkwood identified

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Emergency crews were called to South Ballas and Boaz after a pedestrian was reportedly hit by a train Friday (Credit: KMOV) Emergency crews were called to South Ballas and Boaz after a pedestrian was reportedly hit by a train Friday (Credit: KMOV)

KIRKWOOD, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a train in Kirkwood Friday morning.

Before 5:40 a.m., emergency personnel were called to the area of South Geyer and Monroe Place to investigate the incident.

The victim was later identified as Alex Poike, 21, of Kirkwood.

Click here to view the GoFundMe page created to help pay for Poike's funeral expenses. 

No other information has been made available.

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