Reports: Holiday-themed train fatally strikes 2 pedestrians in New England

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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.”

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