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Seattle police investigating death of person hit by train

SEATTLE (AP) - Police in Seattle say they're investigating after a person was hit and killed by a train.Police say the person sitting on the tracks was struck just before midnight Friday by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train.Police say the person died at the scene.The person's name hasn't been released, and train traffic has resumed.

Pedestrian killed in Seattle after being hit by Amtrak train

SEATTLE (AP) - An Amtrak spokeswoman says a pedestrian has been killed after being struck by a passenger train in Seattle.Christina Leeds tells KOMO-TV that the person died Saturday morning in the collision that occurred just before 8 a.m.She says 93 passengers on the train are staying aboard until the investigation is finished. She says none of the passengers were injured.She says the train will continue to Vancouver once the investigation is complete.

Deadly train crash in South Carolina

Two people were killed in a crash involving a freight train and an Amtrak passenger train early Sunday in South Carolina, authorities said.