Man killed by South Florida commuter train

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Posted: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 4:33 pm

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man was hit and killed by a South Florida commuter train.

Boca Raton police say the Tri-Rail train hit the man shortly after noon Wednesday. A spokesman says the death appears to be a suicide.

The train remained stopped for several hours while police investigated.

The victim's name wasn't immediately released by authorities.

(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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