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Man Killed by Metrolink Train in Riverside
A man was struck and killed by a Metrolink train in Riverside Thursday morning. The man was struck around 5:30 a.m. about 2 miles west of the Downtown Riverside station, on a stretch of track where trains travel at speeds up to 60 miles per hour, according to Metrolink. At least two trains were canceled this morning and delays continue on the Inland Empire-Orange County Metrolink line. Commuters can expect delays of 30-60 minutes according to L.A. Now.
For the latest updates check with @Metrolink on Twitter.