It happened around 6 a.m. Thursday near Hazlet.
Video from NewsCopter 7 showed the train stopped at a crossing. Train crews and first responders were on the scene.
North Jersey Coast Line rail service is suspended in both directions due to a pedestrian fatality near Hazlet. NJ TRANSIT rail tickets and passes are being cross-honored by NJ TRANSIT and private carrier bus.— North Jersey Coast Line (@NJTRANSIT_NJCL) October 15, 2020
There was no immediate word what led to the incident.
Service was restored with residual delays shortly after 8 a.m.
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