Train fatally hits pedestrian in Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) - A train fatally struck a pedestrian Monday morning in Boca Raton.

It happened at the intersection of Dixie Highway and Glades Road. As a result the intersection is closed to traffic. Drivers are urged to avoid the area.

Police are investigating reports the pedestrian may have intentionally stepped in front of the train.

The Palm Beach County Medical Examiner's Office and a crime scene unit responded to the scene.

This story will be updated when more information is available.

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