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Person fatally struck by Metro-North train in Dutchess County

Wassaic Branch service between Wassaic and Harlem Valley-Wingdale had to be replaced by buses for several hours this morning during the investigation.

News 12 Staff

Feb 1, 2023, 12:53 PM

Updated 506 days ago

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For the second time this week, a person has been struck and killed by a Metro-North train.
This time, it happened near Dover Furnace Road in Dover Plains in Dutchess County just after 6:30 a.m.
No further information about the person struck or the incident has been released.
Wassaic Branch service between Wassaic and Harlem Valley-Wingdale had to be replaced by buses for several hours this morning during the investigation.
Regular train service has since been restored.
On Monday, a Peekskill woman was struck and killed by a train in Peekskill.


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