MERCER COUNTY, NJ – According to reports, a pedestrian was struck and killed by an Amtrak train on Thursday.
The victim, who has not been identified, was on the tracks by Bridge and Ferry Streets. The pedestrian was struck by the train at approximately 10 p.m., according to Amtrak authorities.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
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