Person Fatally Struck by Amtrak Train Near Secaucus Junction Causes Delays

NJ Transit and Amtrak services experienced delays this morning after a train struck a person near Secaucus Junction.

The incident happened shortly before 7 a.m. near the Secaucus Junction train station where according to reports the victim was struck by an Amtrak train heading from New York City to Savannah, Georgia.

The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Service between Newark Penn Station and Penn Station New York resumed at approximately 7:15 a.m., but has 60-minute delays are expected.

According to officials, Amtrak is also experiencing delays.