Pedestrian hit, killed by STL-bound Amtrak train

ST. LOUIS (KSDK) – A pedestrian is dead after being hit by an Amtrak train headed from Chicago to San Antonio Friday evening.

It happened at about 6:45 p.m. just outside of Lincoln, Ill. The train made a scheduled stop in St. Louis after the crash.

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None of the 121 passengers aboard the train were injured. Police have launched an investigation into what happened.

The identity of the pedestrian has not yet been released.


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