Amelia teen dies in train accident

AMELIA, VA (WWBT) - An Amelia teen is dead after being struck by a train this morning.

State police say around 9:15 a.m., a 19-year-old man was laying across the tracks at Goodes Bridge Road near Route 360.

Conductors of a fifty-three car Norfolk and Southern freight train were unable to stop the train.

The teen was taken to VCU Medical Center where he later died.

The investigation is ongoing.

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