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UPDATE: Name of man hit and killed by train released

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PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WISCONSIN (KWWL) -- Authorities have released the name of a 24-year-old man who died after being struck by a train in Prairie du Chien.

Authorities say Bryden K. Hanson was hit around 2:30 p.m. Monday by a passing Burlington Northern Santa Fe train near the intersection of Illinois and Wisconsin Streets.

Police say Hanson was hit by the side of the lead engine and thrown several feet onto Illinois Street.

The man died from his injuries at a Prairie du Chien hospital.

Police say no foul play was involved in this incident.

Online Producer: Michelle Caldwell

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