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Nampa man identified in deadly train crash

Posted at 4:43 AM, Dec 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-30 06:43:16-05

The Ada County Coroner's Office has identified a 19-year-old man who died after his vehicle was hit by a train.

Peter Francois of Nampa died from blunt force trauma after a train hit his car at Black Cat and Greenhurst Road in Kuna.

The accident happened Monday afternoon. Deputies believe Francois failed to stop at a stop sign at the railroad crossing.

The train was traveling more than 55 miles per hour.