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Calgary Rail Yard Accident Investigated; Man Crushed To Death

06/03/2013 10:50 EDT | Updated 08/03/2013 05:12 EDT
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CALGARY - Police say a man is dead in Calgary after being crushed between two rail cars.

The accident happened in a rail yard in the city's southeast.

The man, who has not been identified, died at the scene.

He was an employee of Arrow Reload Systems, which works under contract to Canadian Pacific Railway.

Arrow Reload officials were not immediately available for comment.

Calgary police and Alberta safety officials are investigating.

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