Pedestrian struck, killed by Tri-Rail train in Miami-Dade County

Trains in both directions stopped near crash site


MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a Tri-Rail train Friday in Miami-Dade County.

Sky 10 was above the scene just after 4 p.m. at Northeast Fourth Court and Miami Gardens Drive as the train was stopped on the tracks.

Tri-Rail spokeswoman Bonnie Arnold said trains in both directions were stopped near the crash site.

A bus bridge is running between the Golden Glades and Hollywood stations.

Passengers are asked to find an alternate form of transportation if possible.

Details leading up to the incident were not immediately released.

Follow Local 10 News on Twitter @WPLGLocal10

About the Author: