A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train in Newark Monday morning, July 8, 2019, according to authorities.

Newark Police said they were on the scene of a pedestrian killed along the CSX tracks between Casho Mill and Apple roads. 

The incident was reported around 7:40 a.m. and involved a CSX freight train.

The train locomotives were stopped under the Apple Road overpass following the incident.

This is a developing story. Check back for further updates.

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