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Man's body found with leg severed; may have been hit by train

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The body of a man was found beside the train tracks at Kozaki Station in Wakayama City on Friday. His left leg had been severed below the knee, NTV reported Saturday.

According to police, a conductor on a train arriving at Kozaki Station at 5:50 on Friday morning spotted the man's body lying near the tracks. Police found the man's left foot nearby and said it looked like it might have been severed by a train.

The man, who has not yet been identified, appeared to be between his late 20s and early 40s, police said.

Officials believe the man may have been hit by a train late the night before.

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Sad.

4 ( +4 / -0 )

Another tuna to surprise the railroad employee. Must have been frightening. Did he fall onto the tracks or did someone place him there. The police will do a complete job on this one to find out.

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The man... appeared to be between his late 20s and early 40s, police said.

Hang on, he's got a leg off, not his head. Can't they be a bit more precise than that?

4 ( +7 / -3 )

Sounds like a SUICIDE to me. Anyway, RIP

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was probably a suicide.. RIP

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