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Man killed after being struck by MetroLink train

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(KMOV.com) – Police say a man was hit and killed by a MetroLink train Friday evening.

The incident happened at 20th and Clark around 7:15 p.m.

Police say the victim is a male in his mid 50s. According to authorities, the victim was sitting on the ledge as the train approached, but refused to move. The conductor sounded the horn, but train was unable to slow down before hitting the victim. Police say many homeless people are around that area.

Accident reconstruction is at the scene.

All MetroLink shuttles have resumed operations.

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