University of Delaware student struck, killed by train

April 13, 2013 3:57:21 PM PDT
Authorities say a University of Delaware student was struck and killed by a CSX train in Newark.

It happened around 7:30 Saturday morning on the tracks behind the 100 block of East Cleveland Avenue.

The train was travelling westbound when 20-year-old Nolan Sandlin was hit.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say Sandlin, who was by himself at the time, stepped into the path of the train.

No further information has been released.


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