Person struck and killed by train in Wallingford Thursday morning

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WALLINGFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Connecticut Department of Transportation spokesperson confirmed that a person was struck and killed by a CT rail Hartford Line train in Wallingford Thursday morning.

According to the spokesperson, a “trespasser” was struck and killed by a CT rail train heading south in Wallingford around 8:15 a.m.

The incident caused delays on the line for much of the morning as police investigated the incident.

The train that struck the person was carrying 10 passengers, none of whom were injured. They were picked up by another train and continued their trip.

This is a developing story. News 8 will bring you more details as they become available.

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