Person struck, killed by Amtrak train in Pompano Beach

By Peter Burke - Managing Editor

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. - A person was struck and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday afternoon in Pompano Beach.

The crash occurred on the railroad tracks near Sample Road and Dixie Highway, just west of Interstate 95.

According to the Broward Sheriff's Office, the death does not appear to be suspicious.

The train was stopped on the tracks.

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