Fatal train accident on R6 line

September 25, 2008 8:26:57 AM PDT
Police are investigating a fatal train accident in East Falls. It happened just before 6:15 Thursday morning between the East Falls and the Wissahickon train station near Schoolhouse Lane.

Authorities say a man in his 20s was struck while he was on the train tracks.

Service on the R6 line was interrupted between 6:15 a.m. and 8:10 a.m.

Philadelphia police are investigating.