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Pedestrian killed when struck by train near Fashion Show mall
A person tragically died on Thursday morning after being struck by a train near the Fashion Show Mall on the Las Vegas Strip. According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, a 911 call was made at 5:38 a.m. to report the incident. Upon arriving at the scene, officers found the deceased individual on the train track. The train was stopped while officers investigated, though no foul play was suspected. Several streets surrounding the area were temporarily closed due to the train stoppage, but have since reopened.
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