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Gulfport woman killed in overnight train accident

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GULFPORT, MS -

A woman is dead after a train collided with a vehicle Wednesday night in Gulfport. Harrison County Deputy Coroner Brian Switzer identified the victim as Kathy Paglia, 55, of Gulfport.

Switzer said Gulfport police responded to a call at the corner of Texas Avenue and East Railroad Road around 11 p.m. Switzer reports the vehicle was hit by a CSX freight train. 

Paglia was the only person in the car at the time of the accident and was pronounced dead at the scene. Switzer said Paglia died from blunt force trauma to the head and chest.

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