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Kern County Coroner identifies man struck and killed by train in Bakersfield

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The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified a man who was struck and killed by a train last week near the intersection of Baker and Sumner streets.

Bakersfield resident Frank Sanchez Jr., 50, was struck at about 5:47 p.m. Wednesday, according to a coroner's report. He was taken to Kern Medical, where he died at 1:04 a.m. Thursday.

An autopsy will be completed to determine the cause and manner of death.