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UPDATE: Death ruled as suicide after teenage girl hit by train in Spokane Valley

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The Spokane County Medical Examiner ruled the 15-year-old girl's manner of death a suicide The Spokane County Medical Examiner ruled the 15-year-old girl's manner of death a suicide
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