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Hardin Co. train death ruled accidental

ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) – Police say the death of a man who was hit by a train in Elizabethtown has been ruled an accident.

Harold Haire died May 22 from blunt force injuries when a CSX train ran over him.

According to police, Haire was laying on top of the tracks in a sleeping bag when he heard the train. Haire tried to get out of the way but couldn't do so in time.

The train crew saw Haire on the tracks, but were unable to stop in time.

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