A pedestrian reportedly fell from the platform onto the tracks and was struck by a BNSF train.

Seattle Train Crash
Pedestrian Killed in Seattle Train Crash on South Jackson Street

Seattle, Wash. – Authorities are investigating a crash involving a pedestrian and a train that happened in Seattle on Friday afternoon.

The deadly incident was reported just after 3 p.m. in the 300 block of South Jackson Street, just north of King Street Station.

The pedestrian reportedly fell from the platform onto the tracks and was hit by a BNSF train.

Firefighters extricated the trapped victim.

The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

No other injuries were reported. The accident is under investigation.

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