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Calls For a New Bridge

Family, friends and Brooklyn Action Corps calls for a new bridge. On june 18th Christopher King only 17 years old was hit and killed by a union pacific train. Now family, friends and neighborhood call for a new bridge. the very bridge Chris was killed under. The neighborhood thinks if the bridge were to be repaired or replaced less people would choose to cross the dangerous tracks below. The bridge owned by union pacific was built in 1940 and is long over due for a replacement. union pacific claims that its safe, but its far from. please help spread the word to replace/repair this bridge.

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Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Aug 8 at 7:37 PM

What a sad story! I hope something is done to prevent more tragedies.

Alex Blunck says ... on Wednesday, Aug 8 at 5:05 PM

It's too steep, and too old. Fix it.

Kent Lauer says ... on Wednesday, Aug 8 at 3:31 PM

If only this was done BEFORE my friend died.

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