Our broadcast partner CBS46 reports that an unidentified male struck by an on-coming MARTA train at the Edgewood/Candler Park station this morning has died.

According to officials, the man entered the tracks around 7 a.m. and was struck by a train. The man died at Grady Hospital.

The incident caused serious delays on the east-west line with a bus bridge shuttling passengers around Edgewood/Candler Park station. As of 10:30, MARTA reported that service was returning to normal.

 

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.