Ticket dodger hit by train

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Cape Town - A man was killed by a train at Nolungile station on Monday morning, causing delays of up to an hour on the Central Line.

“One of our security guards approached the man to enquire whether he had a valid ticket. The man dashed away. In his attempt to run away, he did not notice an oncoming train. He was hit and fatally injured,” said Metrorail regional manager Mthuthuzeli Swartz. Cape Argus

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