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Locomotive engineer Roy W. Adams, 54 years old at the time of his death, was a member BLE Division 568 in Dennison, Texas, for 22 years. He was killed when a runaway locomotive consist collided with his freight train in Fort Worth, Texas, on August 21, 1997. Brother Adams had been employed by Union Pacific for 25 years.