Pedestrian Killed By Train In Wallingford

WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A pedestrian has been killed by a train in Wallingford on the Meriden town line.

Amtrak spokesman Cliff Cole said the New Haven-Springfield, Mass., train hit the unidentified pedestrian Monday morning. He said service resumed at 1 p.m. after a delay of about two hours.

Cole said the 36 passengers and several crew members were not injured.

The pedestrian, who was considered a trespasser by Amtrak, was not identified. Other details were not available.

Wallingford police did not immediately return a call seeking information.

     (Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

blog comments powered by Disqus
Set Your Picks For Pro Football Challenge
Get The All New CBS Local App

Listen Live