- Associated Press - Monday, November 23, 2015

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. — Emergency officials say a man was struck and killed by a Metro train in Capitol Heights.

Mark Brady, a spokesman for Prince George’s County Fire/EMS, tells The Washington Post that it happened about 7:30 p.m. at the Capital Heights Station.

He says the man was pinned under a car of the blue line train about 200 feet inside a tunnel.

Officials say it is unclear how the man was hit by the train. Metro Transit Police tweeted that foul play was not suspected.


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