A man was run over by a speeding train at Sengulam unmanned level crossing near here on Friday morning.

Railway police sources said A. Diraviam (50) of Nedunkulam near here tried to cross the unmanned level crossing at Sengulam on a bike on Friday morning. A speeding train hit the two-wheeler and Diraviam suffered serious injuries. After being admitted to Tirunelveli Medical College Hospital, he breathed his last.

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