Pedestrian struck and killed by train in Fairfield - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Pedestrian struck and killed by train in Fairfield

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Metro-North train (WFSB file photo) Metro-North train (WFSB file photo)
FAIRFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

A person was struck and killed by a train early Thursday morning in Fairfield. 

According to Metro-North officials, the incident occurred near the Fairfield train station around 12:45 a.m.

Train service was delayed for a period of time as police and emergency officials investigated the incident. 

Its not yet clear why the person was near the train tracks. The person has also not been identified.

Train service was running on schedule in time for the morning commute on Thursday.

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