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She was hit by a train and killed, and police are still trying to figure out why

Fort Worth police say a woman shot her husband after they argued about their tax return Thursday morning.
Fort Worth police say a woman shot her husband after they argued about their tax return Thursday morning. Star-Telegram Archive

Fort Worth police are investigating the death of a female teen who was hit by a train Monday night, spokesman Jimmy Pollozani said.

Mekyla Yargee, 19, an Irving resident, was struck by a train near the 2300 block of Cunningham Street shortly after 9:30 p.m., according to records from the Tarrant County medical examiner.

Pollozani said police are still trying to determine why Yargee was on the tracks.

Stephen English: 817-390-7330, @sbenglish74
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