Person Struck, Killed by SEPTA Train

A person was killed Monday night after being struck by a SEPTA train.

It happened shortly before 11:30 p.m. in the East Falls section of Philadelphia.

Officials say the victim was hit by an oncoming SEPTA R-6 train near the intersection of Calumet and Cresson Street while walking on the tracks.

The identity of the victim has not been released.

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