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Woman struck, killed by NJ Transit train in Passaic County

LITTLE FALLS, NJ (Passaic County) – A woman was struck and killed by an NJ Transit train in Little Falls Thursday morning.

At around 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.

No injuries were reported to the 52 customers or the crew on board at the time.

As of 1:37 p.m., Montclair-Boonton Line rail service has resumed in both directions between Denville and Montclair State University.

New Jersey Transit Police are leading the investigation.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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