Dan Stamm

SEPTA Train Strikes, Kills Man on Tracks in Montgomery County

A SEPTA train struck and killed a pedestrian Monday morning causing the suspension of a busy Regional Rail line.

SEPTA stopped service between Lansdale, Montgomery County and Doylestown, Bucks County on its Lansdale Doylestown Line after a Doylestown-bound train struck and killed a man just north of the Fortuna Station on Cowpath Road in Lansdale around 9:20 a.m., SEPTA said.

Service remained suspended for more than two hours as the agency and police investigated the death.

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