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Fargo Police officers look over the body of a person found dead as it is removed from the railroad tracks Monday, Nov.18, 2013, near the 4200 block of Main Avenue in Fargo. THE FORUM/David Samson

Police say 43-year-old Fargo man hit, killed by train

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FARGO – Police have released the identity of a 43-year-old man who was found dead Monday night near the railroad tracks in an industrial area of Fargo.


Chad Lewis Johnson, of Fargo, died of injuries related to being struck by a train, Fargo police said in a written statement released Tuesday morning.

Johnson is a former Fargo Force hockey team assistant coach who resigned in September as coach of the Lincoln Stars of the United States Hockey League.

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