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Woman dies after being hit by train in Beacon Falls

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A woman died after she was hit by a train in Beacon Falls on Wednesday morning. (WFSB) A woman died after she was hit by a train in Beacon Falls on Wednesday morning. (WFSB)
BEACON FALLS, CT (WFSB) -

A woman died after authorities said she was struck by a train in Beacon Falls on Wednesday morning.

According to state police, it happened on Metro-North's Waterbury line near Railroad Avenue around 9:30 a.m.

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is investigating the crash.  

"Waterbury Branch Line Customers should anticipate delays due to a person struck by a train in the vicinity of Beacon Falls. Please listen for announcements at your station," the MTA posted a statement on its website on Wednesday. 

Police did not release the woman's name or age. 

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