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Man on bike dies after hit by train

(CHICAGO HEIGHTS) A 48-year-old man on a bicycle was struck and killed by a train as he rode near tracks in Chicago Heights, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

Bernardino Mauricio Ovalle, who lived in the 2500 bock of Chicago Road in the south suburb, was struck by a train near West 23rd Street and Chicago Road, according to the Medical Examiner’s office.

The time of the accident occurred and time the man died was not were not immediately released.

Chicago Heights police could not immediately be reached for comment Wednesday morning.

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