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Train Kills Two Teens

Oct. 11, 1959 ó Two Clyde teen-age boys are killed when an eastbound Texas & Pacific passenger train runs over them while they are sleeping on the railroad tracks. A third teen wakes up in time to see the trainís lights bearing down on them. The survivor tells lawmen they were walking to Baird when they decided to rest about 4 a.m.

Source: Abilene Reporter-News files

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