A teenager is dead after being hit by a train Sunday afternoon in Sterling.

According to officers, the incident occurred 500 feet from the railroad tracks at Avenue K at about noon.

The teen was taken to CGH Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The identification of the child has not been released pending notification of the family.

There is no further information about incident or the age of the teen.

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