Boy killed while selling candy on a train after falling between cars on Philadelphia's SEPTA tracks

Mail Online | 9/24/2018 | Kayla Brantley
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A seven-year-old boy has died after falling between two train cars on Philadelphia's SEPTA.

The boy, whose name has not been released, was selling candy when he plummeted onto the tracks, officials said.

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The fatal accident happened Sunday just before 6pm on the SEPTA's Broad Street Line near West Allegheny Avenue.

According to police, the boy was with his 11-year-old brother and a 26-year-old man who is not believed to be his father.

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As he crossed between train cars, the boy fell between and landed on the tracks.

He was then struck and killed by one of the cars.


The boy was pronounced dead...
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