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No signs of foul play in death of man along railroad tracks in Alpha

ALPHA, N.J. - An autopsy is expected to reveal more information about a man found dead near railroad tracks in Warren County, New Jersey over the weekend.

The Warren County Prosecutor's Office said foul play is not suspected in the death of the 58-year-old man.

His body was found Sunday afternoon near the Norfolk Southern rail line in Alpha, near the Pohatcong Township border, according to a Norfolk Southern spokesman.

Authorities said they do not believe his death is related in any way to train operations, and officials said Monday there were no signs of foul play.

The man's name has not been released.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.


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