Train service in Del Mar halted after person hit

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DEL MAR, Calif. – A train struck a pedestrian on a stretch of rail near Seagrove Park Tuesday.

The extent of the victim’s injuries was not immediately clear following the crash, which occurred shortly before 11:30 a.m. off the 1400 block of Ocean Avenue in Del Mar, a sheriff’s dispatcher said.

Rail service through the area was suspended until further notice, and affected riders were being offered bus service, according to North County Transit District officials.