ROCKVILLE, Md. (WJZ)– A person is seriously hurt after being hit by a train in Montgomery County.
It happened early Tuesday morning, near the Rockville Metro station, near the rear St. Mary’s Church.
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The victim reportedly climbed a fence before being injured.
Officials say the person was partially trapped under the train.
The person was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Some trains in the area have been delayed while crews work on the scene.
This is a developing story. Stay with WJZf or updates.