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Police find body near railroad tracks, but they don't know who he is

Two Tampa officers were on patrol when they made the discovery.
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Train tracks

TAMPA, Fla. — A man whose body was found along railroad tracks was apparently struck by a train, Tampa police said.

The body was found about 5:52 p.m. Wednesday by two police officers who were patrolling along the tracks near North 50th Street and East Broadway Avenue.

Police are working with CSX to figure out what happened -- and when.

The victim has not been identified.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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