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Longview man struck by train

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LONGVIEW, WA (KPTV) -

A homeless man in Longview has been transported to a local hospital after he was injured by moving train early Thursday morning.

Police said train workers discovered the 30-year-old man with an injured arm after it had been struck by train wheels.

Officials believe the man had been sleeping underneath a parked freight train. When it moved, the man’s arm was hit by the train.

The man is expected to survive his injuries.  

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