1 killed, 2 injured after being hit by NJ Transit train bound for Hackettstown

A spokesman for the transit company says the men were trespassing on fenced-in property when they were hit by train 855 bound for Hackettstown.

A spokesman for the transit company says the men were trespassing on fenced-in property when they were hit by train 855 bound for Hackettstown. (10/8/13)

DOVER - A New Jersey Transit train fatally struck one man and injured two others in Dover Tuesday evening.

A spokesman for the transit company says the men were trespassing on fenced-in property when they were hit by train 855 bound for Hackettstown. The two men who survived were airlifted to Morristown Memorial Hospital.

The train runs on the Morris-Essex Line.

As of 10 p.m. Tuesday, service has been suspended between Dover and Mount Arlington. Buses are temporarily in service.

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