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Pedestrian killed by train in Newton

May 4, 2015

NEWTON, Mass. (AP) — Transit police are investigating the death of a man struck by a commuter rail train in Newton.

An MBTA spokesman says the victim was trespassing on the tracks and was struck by an inbound train just outside Auburndale Station at about 9:15 a.m. Monday.

The man was in his 50s but his name was not immediately made public.

The death is not considered suspicious.

The T bused passengers on the Framingham/Worcester commuter rail line between Wellesley Farms and Boston during the investigation.

The death remains under investigation.

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