A pedestrian on the railroad tracks in Havre de Grace was struck and killed by an Amtrak train early Friday morning, police said.
At approximately 12:35 a.m., Havre de Grace police, members of the Susquehanna Hose Company, and the Havre de Grace Ambulance Corps responded to a report of an individual struck by an Amtrak train in the area of Post Road. Authorities found a deceased victim on the railroad tracks at the end of the 400 block of Webb Lane, according to Havre de Grace Police Department spokesman Jeff Gilpin. No other victims were found.
According to Amtrak, the train involved was en route from Boston to Washington, D.C. when it struck the pedestrian at 12:24 a.m. No injuries to the train’s crew or approximately 90 passengers on board were reported. The train stopped following the incident, and was back on the move at 2:52 a.m.
The identity of the victim was not immediately available, an Amtrak spokeswoman said.
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