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Metro North service delayed after woman struck and killed by train in Fairfield

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Metro North trains delayed after woman struck by train in Fairfield  (WFSB) Metro North trains delayed after woman struck by train in Fairfield (WFSB)
Metro North service delayed after woman struck and killed by train in Fairfield (WFSB) Metro North service delayed after woman struck and killed by train in Fairfield (WFSB)
FAIRFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

A woman was struck and killed by an Amtrak train near the Southport station in Fairfield on Tuesday afternoon.

Police said a woman in her 50s was killed by the train.

The incident was reported just west of the Southport station around 1:40 p.m.

Metro North trains were stopped in both directions at this time, according to authorities.  

New Haven Line customers are expected to experience a 30 minute delay,while Danbury branch passengers should expect a 20 minute delay. 

For more information on delays, click here.

The incident is under investigation.

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