- Associated Press - Monday, April 11, 2016

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Transit authorities say a person was struck and killed by a train in Philadelphia at the start of the morning rush.

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority says the person was hit at around 6:59 a.m. Monday by an eastbound train on the Market-Frankford Line at 40th Street station in West Philadelphia.

SEPTA spokeswoman Heather Redfern says service is suspended between 30th Street and 52nd Street stations while police investigate. She says they are running shuttle buses but riders may experience delays of up to an hour.

No other information was immediately available.

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