Two Men Killed in Train Accident in Pekin

By Christie Nicks

Published 06/24 2014 10:15PM

Updated 06/24 2014 10:24PM

PEKIN, IL -- Two men are killed while on the job at an Illinois liquid feed manufacturer.

It happened in Pekin a little after 12pm, Tuesday.

Police say the men were cleaning train cars when one fell in and was overcome by fumes .

The second man then jumped in and tried to save him but sadly both men died.

Investigators believe carbon monoxide poisoning was to blame

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