OAKLAND PARK, FL – Authorities were at the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident in Oakland Park Monday morning.
According to WPLG, a pedestrian was hit by a train near the Florida East Coast Railway and South Commercial Boulevard at about 6 a.m.
The person was found dead at the scene by deputies from the Broward Sheriff’s Office. The victim’s name was not immediately released.
The incident is under investigation by detectives with the BSO Homicide Unit.
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