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UPDATE: Train accident victim identified

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UPDATE : Harrison County authorities identify Tuesday nights train accident victim as 17-year-old Kristina Nicole Lawrence of Longview. Lawrence was a senior at Hallsville High School.


From the Harrison County Sheriff's Office:

HARRISON COUNTY (KYTX) - Harrison County 911 operators received a call at approximately 6:35 PM on October 15, 2013 that an eastbound Union Pacific freight train was involved in an accident with a pedestrian who was standing on the tracks with 2 dogs.

The incident occurred near the intersection of Roy Green Rd and US Highway 80. The incident killed the pedestrian and dogs.

The on-board engine cab video from the train is under review by the Union Pacific investigator's office in Longview, Texas.


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