Man on tractor killed in collision with train

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SPEARVILLE, Kan (KAKE) -

A Spearville, Kansas man was killed when his tractor was hit by a train.   

The collision happened Tuesday evening three miles southwest of Spearville. 

Kansas Highway Patrol troopers said the tractor driven by Bernard Stegman didn't stop at the railroad crossing and was struck by a BNSF train.  

Stegman, 59, died a short time later.

There were three crew members on the train. They were not hurt.  

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