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Person struck, killed by train in New York City

July 14, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says a person has been struck and killed by a train.

The agency tweeted at 3:30 a.m. Sunday that they were investigating a report of someone struck by a train at the Times Square-42nd Street station, and confirmed at 5:30 a.m. that the person was fatally struck.

While emergency teams responded, the 1, 2 and 3 trains were delayed in both directions.

Officials tweeted that the person was struck by a downtown 3 train that was entering the station. Further details, including the person’s identity, have not been released.

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