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Man killed by train in Cook County

August 28, 2005

Cook County-- A South Georgia man is killed by a train in Cook County.

It happened just north of Cecil city limits after 8 Saturday night. The coroner says 37-year-old Jeffery Franklin Sowell was killed instantly after being struck by a Norfolk Southern train. Sowell was apparently sitting on the tracks when the train approached and wasn't able to stop.

There's an ongoing investigation into what happened.

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