Man killed after being hit by MARTA train

Man dies after being hit by MARTA train at Edgewood-Candler MARTA station.

ATLANTA - MARTA spokesperson Alisa Jackson  says a man was struck and killed by a train just before 7 a.m. on Wednesday.
 
Jackson says the man was trespassing on the train tracks at the Edgewood-Candler Park MARTA station when he was hit. He suffered injuries to his head and arm. He was pronounced dead at Grady Hospital.
 
MARTA Police are investigating.  
 
The incident has caused heavy delays.

 
As of 11 a.m. on Wednesday, service at the Edgewood-Candler Park station was back to normal.


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