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Fatal crash in Denver involving train and pedestrian under investigation

Denver police are investigating after an overnight crash involving a light rail train and a fatal pedestrian in the city’s Park Hill neighborhood.

An unidentified man was crossing the warning signals at Quebec Street and Smith Road when the train crashed into him, Denver police spokeswoman Katherine McCandless said.

Officers responded to reports of the incident around 11:45 p.m. Friday and the man was pronounced dead at the scene, McCandless said.

Denver Police first report of the crash on social media just after midnight Saturday.

All delays have been cleared from the area, McCandless said.

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