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UPDATE: Man injured after train accident

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The Buchanan County Sheriff's Office is releasing the name of a man injured after he's hit by a train. Chad Leonard King, 32, of Independence was hit by a Canadian National train just before 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday; deputies say that he was speaking to train crew members when emergency crews arrived, and that he only had minor injuries. The accident happened on the railroad tracks between Lucas Ave. and Nathan Bethel Ave. east of Independence. King was taken to the Buchanan County Health Center in Independence for his injuries. The Sheriff's Office is still investigating.

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