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Coroner identifies man struck, killed by train

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The Clark County Coroner's office released the name of a man who was struck and killed by an oncoming train on Sunday night.

Medical examiners did not, though, disclose the cause and manner of death for 32-year-old Greg Eckert.

Officials with Union Pacific said a freight train struck the man just before 6:30 p.m. near Tropicana Avenue. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crew members on board were not injured.

Union Pacific will be investigating the incident.

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