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Pedestrian Killed by Train in Ridgewood Overnight


An overnight overnight fatal train strike has authorities in Ridgewood investigating.

Police were called to the train tracks near East Ridgewood Avenue and South Broad Street a little before 11 p.m. on reports of a person struck by a train at that location.

Arriving emergency responders located the victim unconscious and unresponsive after being struck by a NJ Transit Train.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene according to reports.

The identity of the victim has not been release at this time.

The investigation is being handled by the Ridgewood Police Department.