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Dunkirk victim involved in fatal train accident identified

Dunkirk victim involved in fatal train accident identified
Posted at 11:36 AM, Aug 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-28 11:38:00-04

City of Dunkirk Police have identified 27-year-old John M. Sharpe as the victim involved in the fatal train accident in Dunkirk.

At around 8:30 p.m. on August 25th, City of Dunkirk Police responded to a train accident on the CSX Rail Line above the South Roberts Road overpass.

Sharpe was pronounced dead at the scene. 

City Police, CSX Police, and the Chautauqua County Coroner's office are currently investigating the accident.