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BREAKING: NJ Transit Police Investigates Deadly Train Strike in Millburn


New Jersey Transit police are on the scene of a pedestrian strike with deadly results in Millburn at this time. 

According to a statement released by NJ Transit officials, at approximately 5:15 a.m., Morris and Essex train #6602 departed Dover at 4:16 a.m.

It was set to arrive at Penn Station New York at 5:44 a.m. struck and fatally injured an adult male juvenile pedestrian just east of Millburn Station.

According to NJ Transit, there are no reported injuries to the approximately 25 customers and crew on board at the time.

The Gladstone Rail Service and Morris and Essex Line rail service is temporarily suspended in both directions between Dover and East Orange officials said. 

New Jersey Transit Police are leading the investigation.