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Odessa police identify victim involved in Valentine’s Day train accident

Accident involving a train at 2nd Street and Meadow Avenue. (Source; KWES) Accident involving a train at 2nd Street and Meadow Avenue. (Source; KWES)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

Odessa police released the name of a man who died on Valentine's Day.

Authorities say the man has been identified as Louis Bencomo, 58.

The crash happened around midnight on Feb. 14.

Union pacific says the conductor and engineer saw Bencomo.

They applied the emergency break but it took the train a mile to come to a stop.

Bencomo's body was found immediately.

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