1 killed by Tri-Rail train in Fort Lauderdale
Bus bridge now set up between stations
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A pedestrian was struck and killed Monday morning by a Tri-Rail train near the Fort Lauderdale station.
South Florida Regional Transportation Authority spokeswoman Bonnie Arnold said the person was struck shortly before 7 a.m. by a northbound train just south of the station.
Arnold said there were 170 passengers on the train at the time, but nobody was injured.
Tri-Rail has set up a bus bridge between the Fort Lauderdale station and the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport station.
Riders can expect heavy delays.
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