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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Deadly Train Incident

On September 21st, 2021 at about 6:35 pm, Odessa Police and Odessa Fire Rescue were dispatched to a deadly incident involving a pedestrian and train.

The investigation revealed that 63-year-old Ruben Munoz Jr of Odessa was struck and killed at a railroad crossing.  It happened in the 100 block of N Muskingum by a Union Pacific train headed westbound. 

No other injuries were reported. The investigation continues.

Deadly Train Incident

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