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Amtrak, MARC service suspended after man killed by train in Prince George's
Amtrak, MARC service suspended after man killed by train in Prince George's

A man was struck and killed by a train in Prince George's County on Friday afternoon, disrupting Amtrak and MARC service along the busy Baltimore-Washington corridor, officials said. MARC service was halted from about 2:30 p.m. until shortly after 5 p.m. along the Penn Line and Amtrak service was shut down from Washington all the way to Philadelphia, said Craig Schulz, an Amtrak spokesman. "Just because of the volume of trains, we're getting full in Baltimore and there's no where to go in Wilmington, so we're holding in Philadelphia where we have more room," Schulz said. The service resumed just after 5 p.m. but at reduced speeds, he said, and passengers were...

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