PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A man was struck and killed by a SEPTA train in the Fern Rock section of Philadelphia.

It happened just before 10:00 a.m. Sunday near Wagner and Olney Avenues, just south of Fern Rock Train Station.

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Authorities say a man in his 60s was walking south on the regional rail line tracks when he was hit by a SEPTA R5 train.

He was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The was no initial word on the man’s identity, or why he was on the tracks.

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The accident resulted in delays of up to 20 minutes for all SEPTA Regional Rail service operating through Fern Rock Transportation Center.

SEPTA police continue to investigate.

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