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Pedestrian killed by train in Elizabeth

ELIZABETH, NJ- According to local media sources, a pedestrian was fatally hit by a train at Elizabeth station early Friday afternoon. At approximately 11:44am, Northeast Corridor train 3838 fatally injured a pedestrian on its way to Penn Station New York, where it was scheduled to arrive at 12:17pm. It was coming from Trenton station, where… Read more »

UPDATE: Police identify man hit by train in Elizabeth

ELIZABETH, NJ- Police have identified the man hit by a train in Elizabeth on May 27 as 37-year-old Husain Williams, reports Daily Voice. As covered last week, Williams was struck by the train at approximately 10:45pm. Northeast Corridor Train 3891 was scheduled to arrive in Trenton at 11:42pm. No other injuries were reported.

Pedestrian killed by Amtrak train in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ- A pedestrian on the railroad tracks in New Brunswick was struck and killed by an Amtrak train late Wednesday, reports NJ.com. At approximately 9:00pm, Amtrak Northeast Regional Train 138 headed to New York from Washington D.C. struck a pedestrian that was said to be trespassing, according to officials. No other injuries were… Read more »

Man hit by train and killed in Elizabeth

ELIZABETH, NJ- A man was struck and killed by a train heading to Trenton in Elizabeth late Thursday night, reports Daily Voice. At approximately 10:45pm, Northeast Corridor train 3891 hit an individual near the W. Grand Street Station. The train was scheduled to arrive in Trenton from New York Penn Station at 11:42pm. Rail service… Read more »

Man hit and killed by Newark transit train

NEWARK, NJ- On Monday afternoon, a man was hit and killed by a New Jersey Transit Train in Newark, reports NJ.com. At approximately 3:05pm, the individual was hit two miles east of Union Station. The accident proved to be fatal. None of the other passengers or crew on the train were injured. The Raritan Valley… Read more »

UPDATE: Individual struck by New Jersey Transit train identified

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ- According to Daily Voice, the individual struck on Monday by the New Jersey Transit train in Morris Township near Convent Station has been identified as 61-year-old Jane B. Siegel. Siegel was struck and killed by the train at approximately 4:40am on Kahn Street in between Convent Station and Morristown by Morris &… Read more »

NJ Transit train hits and injures person in Morris County

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ- One person was injured Monday morning after being hit by a train on the NJ Transit Morris and Essex rail service, according to NJ.com. The person was hit by the train by the Convent Station in Morris township. Train 6602, due to arrive into Penn Station New York at 5:44am, was cancelled… Read more »

Pedestrian killed by NJ Transit train in Secaucus

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ – A male pedestrian was struck and killed by a New Jersey Transit train in Secaucus in the pre-dawn hours of Thursday morning. According to NJ.com, the Main-Bergen train out of Hoboken struck and killed the man at about 12:50 a.m. The accident near the HX bridge of the Hackensack River between… Read more »

Commuter train kills young pedestrian in Hackensack

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ – A commuter train accident in Hackensack killed a young pedestrian on Monday afternoon, according to Daily Voice. A Pascack Valley Line train struck the victim not far from the Essex Street Station just after 3:30 p.m. The train was out of Hoboken and bound for New Bridge Landing. No one onboard… Read more »

NJ Transit train kills man near station in Little Falls

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ – A New Jersey Transit train struck and killed a male pedestrian near the train station in Little Falls on Thursday morning. According to RLS Media, the man was struck by a Monclair-Booton train out of Hackettstown just before 10 a.m. The incident happened not far from the Little Falls train station…. Read more »

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