ND, Otis Lord found dead beside the railroad tracks. Any help finding more information?

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My grandmothers brother Otis D. Lord (b. 1912, Westminster, SC), was found dead "by the railroad tracks in North Dakota."  No date, no location for the event.  I have been searching records of train fatalities to try and find him.  Yes, and there is no reason to think he died because of a train.  Any one have any suggestions?  I would say between 1930 and 1970.  :-)  Mags
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asked in Genealogy Help by Mags Gaulden G2G6 Pilot (462k points)

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Have you tried researching local newspaper archives?
answered by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
Thanks for your suggestion Douglas.  - Mags

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