Person struck and killed by train in Wallingford Thursday morning

CT Rail_1529368800831.PNG.jpg

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.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

New Haven

Woodbridge police on scene after Amity Regional High School students, staff received an email containing a threatening message

News /

Leaders announce new manufacturing program New Haven Public Schools

News /

Waterbury man arrested for drug possession following domestic disturbance complaint

News /

Waterbury PD charges four people with illegal possession of weapons following motor vehicle stop

News /

Six confirmed COVID-19 cases at New Haven Public Schools, 19 individuals quarantining

News /

Yale Medicine doctor weighs in on importance of flu shots this season

News /
More New Haven

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss