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Train Kills Man in Scranton

SCRANTON, Pa. — A pedestrian was hit and killed by a train late Saturday night in Scranton. According to the coroner, Shane Loughney, 32, was struck by a ...

SCRANTON, Pa. -- A pedestrian was hit and killed by a train late Saturday night in Scranton.

According to the coroner, Shane Loughney, 32, was struck by a freight train just off Meridan Avenue around 11:30 p.m.

Loughney was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have not said what the victim was doing on the tracks.

The investigation into the deadly collision is ongoing in Lackawanna County.