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Pedestrian struck by Amtrak train in Perham identified

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A pedestrian was hospitalized in Fargo with serious injuries after being struck by an Amtrac passenger train in downtown Perham early Friday morning, Sept. 26.


Railroad officials are considering bringing charges in connection with the incident, which occurred about 2:15 a.m.

The victim is Mark Lepper, 50, who lists an address in Wadena County. He sustained serious leg injuries, a possible broken pelvis and head injuries.

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