Linn County sheriff's office responds to 'train-pedestrian fatality accident' on Otis Road

A Linn County Sheriff's Office squad car. (file photo)
A Linn County Sheriff's Office squad car. (file photo)

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office responded this evening to a ‘train-pedestrian fatality accident’ near the intersection of Otis Road and Bertrim Road, according to the department's Twitter account.

When contacted, the sheriff’s department declined to provide information about the identity of the person involved or the circumstances behind the accident. More information will be added to this story as it develops.

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