* Update: Identity Of Man Who Died After Being Struck By A Train Released

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Sulphur Springs Police Interim Chief Jason Ricketson identified the 51-year-old Sulphur Springs man who died at the hospital Friday evening from injuries sustained when he was struck by a train as William Wilemon.

According to Ricketson, officials responded at 5:14 p.m. May 10 on South Locust Street at the railroad tracks to what was reported as pedestrian versus train crash.

After arriving, police discovered the 51-year-old man had been struck by an eastbound train while pushing a bike north over the railroad tracks. Wilemon was transported to the hospital, where he died a short time later Friday evening, Ricketson said.

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Author: Faith Huffman

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