Police investigate fatal train incident in Horseheads

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A 19-year-old man is dead following an overnight incident along train tracks in Horseheads.

According to officials, Triston G. Cleveland was struck by a train that was traveling south.

At about 1:00 a.m. on Thursday, Chemung County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to Norfolk Southern Railroad.

Cleveland was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Initial stages of the investigation indicate Cleveland was walking north on the tracks when he was struck by the train. 

The investigation is continuing at this time.

Our sister station, WETM-TV in Elmira, will continue to update this story. 

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