Body found near railroad tracks in Maitland, police say

Death investigation underway; SunRail trains delayed

MAITLAND, Fla. – A death investigation is underway Friday morning after a man on the tracks was run over by a train, according to the Maitland Police Department.

The incident was reported at 10:40 a.m. on Lake Lily Drive. Maitland police said the victim was hit by a train but are working to determine when that happened.

SunRail will stop in Winter Park because of the police activity. Trains P316 and P319 were expected to be delayed for at least 60 minutes.

Trains P321 and P318 were delayed up to 15 minutes. SunRail delays are expected to continue through the early evening.

SunRail said in a tweet a bus will take passengers around the closed section of tracks between Winter Park and Maitland.

No further information was immediately available.


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