Tempe train crash: Man in his 20s killed after being hit by Union Pacific train

TEMPE, AZ - A man in his 20s has died after apparently being hit by a train Sunday morning in Tempe.

Tempe Police Detective Jaime Garibay said a Union Pacific train struck a man in his 20s around 7:30 a.m. near University Drive. Police said the man was dead at the scene.

The victim's name was not released. Police are still investigating why the man was near the train tracks.

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