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Man is dead after being hit by a train in Wisconsin Dells

Posted on Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 5:32 p.m.

In Wisconsin Dells, a man is dead after being hit by a train.

Wisconsin Dells Police responded to a call from Canadian Pacific Railroad early this morning. Officers arrived and found a man lying on the train platform. The 21-year-old was identified as Sky Dettlaff of West Allis. He died at the scene.

Witnesses say no one was near him or on the platform when the train was approaching. Foul play was not suspected, but the incident is still under investigation.


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