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Ghost Train Hunter Killed When Real Train Arrives

GHOST train hunter Christopher Kaiser, 29, of Charlotte, was stood on the 300-ft long span of the Bostian Bridge, North Carolina, waiting for the phantom locomotive to arrive. He would soon be killed by a real train.

Kaiser and other hunters were on the bridge to mark the 119th anniversary of the August 27, 1891 tragedy when a passenger train jumped the tracks. The seven carriages plunged down. About 30 people died.

They say that every year you can see the ghost train coming. You can hear the scream of the breaks. You can see the ghosts.

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Posted: 28th, August 2010 | In: Strange But True | Comment