2009-02-12 / Local & State

Car-Train Crash Kills PA Man

LYONS, Pa. (AP) - A train that hit a car has killed an eastern Pennsylvania man.

Officials say a Norfolk Southern freight train hit the car about 1 a.m. Friday at a crossing in Lyons Borough, about 75 miles northwest of Philadelphia.

The dead man is identified as 34-year-old Michael Fritz of Kutztown.

There was no immediate word on why the car was on the train tracks.

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