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Person struck, killed by Amtrak train in Glenolden

Sunday, October 06, 2013

Police are on the scene investigating after a person was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Delaware County.

The call came out just before 3:00 p.m. Sunday at 103 South Glen Avenue near the Glenolden train station.

Police say the person died on impact.

The person who was hit was described as a 'trespasser' on the tracks by police.

The name of that person has not been released.

On its Twitter account, Amtrak said service was being delayed by police activity.

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