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Juvenile Struck, Killed By Train In Portland

Posted at 4:21 AM, Apr 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-14 18:40:02-04

A teen was killed after being struck by a CSX train in Sumner County.

Officials with the Portland Police Department said the teen, identified as 17-year-old Jon Ferrell, was walking Thursday along the tracks just south of the South Russell Street intersection when the incident happened.

He was pronounced dead at the scene around 10:30 p.m. Thursday.

The investigation remained ongoing.