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Man Found With Minor Injuries Near Norwalk Train Tracks

NORWALK — Police are investigating whether a man found with minor injuries near Metro North railroad tracks in Norwalk was struck by a passing train or hurt in a fall. The Norwalk fire department said it responded to tracks just east of the South Norwalk train station at just after 3 a.m. Sunday. They found a man in his 20s on the tracks, near one of the cars on a northbound passenger train. The Hour reports firefighters used an extension ladder, rescue basket and rigging to remove the man from the 30-foot embankment where the tracks run to ground level. He was taken to a hospital. Train service was temporarily delayed for the rescue, which was completed at about 3:45 a.m. ...