Comments for: Police identify Portland man killed after being struck by freight train

Posted Oct. 17, 2013, at 2:58 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 17, 2013, at 4:15 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — A 54-year-old Portland man was killed Thursday night when he was struck by an outbound freight train off Forest Avenue near Woodfords Street and Walton Street. The victim, Richard Cobb, was seen by the engineer walking down the tracks toward the train “in a head-on like manner,” …

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