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Tri-Rail service back on track after pedestrian struck

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An early morning accident involving a northbound Tri-rail train caused excessive delays, according to Tri-Rail's  website.
 
According to early reports, pedestrian was struck and killed on the tracks. The incident happened just north of the Golden Glades station near Ives Dairy Road. 
 
At the scene, a Tri-Rail train was halted on the tracks. Investigators were scouring for clues and a body was covered with a yellow tarp.
 
A Miami-Dade police spokesman said "it's too soon" to determine whether the case is a suicide.
 
Commuters were bused between the Fort Lauderdale Airport and Golden Glades stations.
 
Amtrak was is being affected.
 
Tri-Rail traffic resumed around 11:30 a.m., but there are still some delays.
 
 
-- CARLI TEPROFF

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