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NJ Transit Train Fatally Strikes Woman in Little Falls

Little Falls

NJ Transit Police said at approximately 7:32 a.m., Montclair-Boonton Line train 1002, which departed Lake Hopatcong at 6:40 a.m. and was scheduled to arrive in Hoboken at 8:17 a.m., struck and fatally injured an adult female pedestrian just west of Main and Dewey streets in Little Falls.

According to NJ Transit officials, there were no injuries reported to the 52 customers or the crew on board at the time.

Currently, Montclair-Boonton line rail service is suspended in both directions between Denville and Montclair State University.

New Jersey Transit Police are on scene to lead the investigation.