Man hit, killed by train while walking

Police: Man was wearing headphones

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GARLAND, Texas - Headphones may have cost one north Texas man his life.

Investigators said a Dallas-area man was while walking near some railroad tracks when his was hit by a train. He died at the scene.

Police identified the victim as 57-year-old Clarence Hodge, of Garland.

Detectives believe Hodge was wearing headphones on Tuesday night and did not hear the northbound train approach as he tried to cross the tracks.

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