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Pedestrian struck, killed on SEPTA train tracks

COLMAR, Pa. - A person was struck and killed by a SEPTA train in Montgomery County Monday morning.

Hatfield Township police said it happened on the Lansdale/Doylestown regional line tracks in the 2300 block of North Broad Street in the Colmar area.

The female victim was struck by a train traveling west between the Colmar and Fortuna stations just after 5 a.m.

The victim died on the train tracks.

Service was stopped for about 3-1/2 hours.

It's not clear why the person was on the tracks.

Anyone with information should contact Hatfield Township police at 215-855-0903 or policetips@hatfield-township.org.


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