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Deadly Crash Involving a Tri-Rail Train and Vehicle

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A deadly crash involving a Tri-Rail train and a vehicle has shut down traffic at Linton Boulevard and Congress Avenue in Delray Beach.


At 10:45 am, northbound train P618 struck a car at the Linton Blvd crossing, according to a Tri-Rail spokeswoman.

She said a person in the vehicle died at the scene. According to Delray Beach Fire Rescue, 5 Tri-Rail passengers are complaining of injuries.

90 people are currently riding the train and must remain onboard until police allow them to leave.                              

Tri-Rail says other north and southbound trains will be stopped before the crash scene and passengers will board a bus to the next stop.

Delray Beach police are advising drivers to avoid the area and seek alternate routes. The crash is also impacting traffic exiting I-95 and trying to head west on Linton.

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