- Associated Press - Friday, March 18, 2016

TULLYTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Authorities say a woman is dead after she was hit by a Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority train in suburban Philadelphia.

It happened after 7 p.m. Thursday near Levittown station in Tullytown.

A SEPTA spokesman says a southbound train traveling from Trenton, New Jersey, to a west Philadelphia train yard hit the woman. It’s unclear why the woman was on the tracks.

The train was only carrying SEPTA employees.

Authorities didn’t immediately identify the victim.

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