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Person fatally struck by train last week in Fairfield identified

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Police have identified the man struck and killed by a train last week in Fairfield.

It happened Thursday around 12:45 a.m.

According to police, Daniel Kurimsky, 33, of Shelton, was killed as he walked along a train bridge.

Officials say Kurimsky worked at a nearby restaurant, but it's still unclear why he was on the tracks.

The state medical examiner has ruled his death an accident.

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