February 24, 2021: Man Killed by Boxcar Door

An unidentified man was crushed by a boxcar door aboard a moving Union Pacific freight train in Osawatomie, KS on Wednesday afternoon.
According to authorities, the man was standing partially outside the doorway of the boxcar when the door closed on him. A local contractor saw the man trapped in the door as the train passed him and called 911.
The incident is currently under investigation, although deputies have stated that foul play is not considered a factor in this tragedy.

Union Pacific boxcar door crushes, kills man in rural Miami County

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