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Police: Teen dies after being hit by train in LaPlace

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LAPLACE, LA (WVUE) -

St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's deputies are say a teen died after being hit by a train in LaPlace. Officers were called to the scene near the intersection of Cardinal and Milton Streets, just before 8 p.m. Monday.

Sheriff Mike Tregre said that 18-year-old De'vante Moore of LaPlace tried to walk across the tracks and beat the train but did not make it.

We will provide more information as soon as it becomes available. 

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