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New Haven man ID'd in pedestrian-train crash

A New Haven man has been identiified as the victim of a pedestrian-train crash in New Haven Wednesday night, the Allen County coroner's office said today.

Clark Wilbur Fagan Jr., 55, died from blunt-force trauma in the 11:45 p.m. accident in the 500 block of Broadway Street, the coroner's office said in a statement.

Fagan's is the 36th traffic fatality within Allen County during 2012, the statement said.

It said the accident remains under investigation by New Haven police, the coroner's office, the FACT team and Norfolk Southern.