A Washington D.C.-bound Amtrak Acela train struck and killed a person on train tracks in Delaware County, Pa. Thursday morning.
Amtrak Acela 2151, which originated in Boston and was heading to the nation's capital, hit the person around 11:30 a.m. in Marcus Hook, Pa., just north of the Delaware state line, officials said.
Officials say the person, who has not been identified, was killed by the impact.
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The train was stopped as emergency crews responded and investigated, but adjacent rail lines remained open.
Passengers on-board the train are being transferred another train to continue on their journey, Amtrak officials said. No one on the train was hurt.