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Woman Struck By Freight Train In Norwood

NORWOOD (CBS) -- A woman was struck and seriously injured by a freight train in Norwood Monday morning.

Transit police said the woman, who's about 50 years old, was hit by a southbound CSX train just before 11 a.m. while trespassing on tracks near Norwood Central station.

The woman was taken to a local hospital.

The incident resulted in some MBTA commuter rail delays on the Franklin line.

Authorities are investigating.

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