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Pedestrian killed in Atwater Village after being struck by train

ATWATER VILLAGE — A pedestrian was killed this morning after being struck by a Metrolink train, according to the L.A. Fire Department.

The collision took place shortly before noon near the 3000 block of Casitas Avenue and the 2 Freeway. No passengers or crew were injured on the train headed southbound to Union Station.

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LAFD did not have information about the victim’s age or gender immediately available.

Metrolink has temporarily halted service between Glendale and Union stations.

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  1. The man hit train was homeless Indian man always on freeway off ramp he lived in cat hole in la river I can’t say I new hisname because I never asked but we always talked I snuck up on him he always had smile that last time I seen him I smile then I felt feed up giving up change or cash because I felt he didn’t deserve it because I need it I never say no this time I felt guilty I feel guilty because I always give but I had no money 1 dollar i wear India shirt women he started to cry he was alone sad I broke my heart that he alone when you underinflunce you end up tripping on what out there because I was doing that same thing 2 seconds I stuck my whole body back trainconducter was on front he never honk and I was so lucky God was with me story is about why are drunks drug user on train tracks

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