Woman killed by commuter train in Beverly

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A female pedestrian was killed Wednesday morning when she was struck by an MBTA commuter rail train in Beverly.

Transit Police responded to Prides Crossing MBTA Commuter Rail station for a report of a pedestrian possibly struck by a train around 9:50 a.m..

Multiple Transit Police units responded along with Beverly Police, Fire and EMS.

A white woman, age unknown, was trespassing on the right of way in the area of South Thissel Street crossing and was struck by a MBTA Commuter Rail train, officials said.

Transit Police detectives along with the Essex County District Attorney’s Office are investigating the facts and circumstances leading to the incident.

The incident caused delays, however shuttle bus service was set in place.

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