LIRR: Male Struck and Killed by Train at Amityville Station

Long Island Rail Road Station. (Photo by Joe Abate)

MTA police are investigating the death of an unidentified male who was struck and killed by a train at the Long Island Rail Road’s Amityville station, the LIRR said.

The victim was standing on the platform moments before he was struck by a Montauk-bound train at 12:45 p.m., LIRR spokesman Aaron Donovan said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The train involved in the incident left the Jamaica station at 12:10 p.m. and was due to arrive in Montauk at 3 p.m.

Several trains have been delayed due to the incident.

MTA police have yet to identify the victim.

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