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Amtrak train carrying 208 passengers hits, kills pedestrian in SC

(Source: WISTV) (Source: WISTV)
COLUMBIA, SC (WTOC) -

A man has been killed after he was hit by an Amtrak train passing through South Carolina Tuesday morning.

Officials with Amtrak say the train was heading from New York to Miami, and had plans to make a stop in Savannah. 

The incident happened around 3 a.m. in the Columbia area of Richland County, South Carolina. 

The train had 208 passengers on board at the time. No one on the train was injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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