• Police: 1 dead in Shelby train accident


    SHELBY, N.C. - Chopper 9 flew over a fatal train accident in Cleveland County Monday morning.

    The accident occurred on N. Lafayette Street at Highway 74 in Shelby.

    It is not clear how the accident happened.

    Officials said the typical speed limit in that area is 40 mph.

    Police have not released the victim’s name.

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