NJ Transit: Man fatally struck by train

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TRENTON -

New Jersey Transit says a man was fatally struck by a train in Trenton.

The incident happened Sunday around 6:40 p.m.

According to a NJ Transit spokeswoman, 20 passengers were aboard the light-rail River Line train that had departed from Camden.

No injuries were reported, but the accident forced officials to briefly suspend River Line service.

It's not yet known why the victim was on the tracks.

The victim's name has not been released.

AP wire services helped contribute to this report.

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