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Man Critically Injured After Being Struck By Metro Blue Line Train

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A man is in critical condition after being struck by a Metro Blue Line train this afternoon, firefighters said.

The man was struck by a southbound train around 2:15pm at 10100 S. Grandee Avenue, which is near Watts just north of the 105 Freeway, according to a Los Angeles Fire Department alert.

Few other details were available about the man.