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Schenectady police: Hallucination prompted train leap

Alert engineer slows train as man jumps

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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A watchful Amtrak engineer may have saved the life of a mentally disturbed Canadian man who jumped off a passenger train on its way through Schenectady on Wednesday....

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