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Fatal Photo: Man Electrocuted Trying to Take Selfie on Train

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A 21-year-old man was fatally electrocuted after he and a group of young people climbed onto the top of a train in Spain to take pictures of themselves, according to local media reports.

The unnamed man in the southern town of Andujar touched a high-powered cable he thought was not live, La Razon newspaper reported.

A 16-year-old was hospitalized as a result of the incident, according to Europa Press.

The mayor of Andujar declared three days of mourning after the death on Saturday.

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