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Man dies after falling on tracks and is dragged by train

The body of a man who fell on the tracks at the Omonia station of the Kifissia-Piraeus ISAP electric railway shortly after midnight and was subsequently dragged by a passing train was recovered by firefighters early on Tuesday, authorities said.

The man was transferred to a local hospital where medical staff pronounced him dead.

A police investigation was launched to determine the cause of the accident.

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