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  • Colorful balloon release honored teen killed in freak accident

    December 8, 2014 11:28 PM

    LIVONIA - A crowd of people showed up Monday night for a balloon launch to honor a teenager who died in a freak train accident over the weekend. Brandt Torres, 17, was killed when he was hit by a train nearly two years to the day of him surviving... more »
  • Exclusive: Teen witnessed friend killed by train Play Video

    December 8, 2014 4:22 PM

    LIVONIA - Disturbing details are emerging about how a well-known teen nearly killed in a duck hunting accident two years ago was killed after a train hit him Sunday. Investigators with Union Pacific said a ladder at the front end of the train hooked on to 17-year old Brandt... more »
  • Community reeling after teen's death

    December 8, 2014 3:55 PM

    LIVONIA - People living in Livonia told News 2 the community is having a tough time after a teen was killed by a train this weekend. Brandt Torres died Sunday morning after railroad officials said he was struck by a passing train and thrown under its wheels near the... more »
  • Teen who survived duck hunting accident, killed overnight

    December 7, 2014 4:53 PM

    LIVONIA- A Pointe Coupee Parish teen who stole the hearts of the community after he was shot during a duck hunting accident two years ago, died overnight after a train hit him. Investigators said around 1 a.m., Brandt Torres and his friends were putting coins down on the train... more »
  • Teen shot in hunting accident awake, recovering

    December 4, 2012 12:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Family members said a Livonia teen accidentally shot in the head during a duck hunt is awake and recovering. The father of Brandt Torres, 15, told News 2 his son was no long in a medically-induced coma, was breathing on his own and was able to... more »

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