Two people were hit and killed by a scenic train Saturday night in Massachusetts, officials said.
According to local reports, the holiday-themed train was carrying numerous passengers.
The operator of the South Coastal Scenic train called police at 7:29 p.m. to report that two pedestrians had been struck near 72 Minot Ave., according to the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office. Arriving officers and paramedics determined the victims, a man and a woman, were deceased.
“The train was a scenic train carrying numerous passengers at the time of impact,” the district attorney’s office said. “No passengers riding on the train were injured.”
#breaking: Plymouth Co DA’s office confirms male and female found dead at scene in Wareham after being hit by a scenic train. No passengers on train injured @WCVB— Diane Cho (@DianeWCVB) November 18, 2018