Woman fatally struck by Brightline Train in Fort Lauderdale

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL – A woman was fatally struck by a Brightline Train in Fort Lauderdale on Monday morning.

According to a report by Local 10, the woman was hit at about 8:30 a.m. while standing on the tracks in the 600 block of Northwest First Avenue near the intersection with Northeast 6th Street.

The woman, who is in her early 70s, was taken to Broward Health Medical Center, where she succumbed to her injuries a short time later.

No other injuries were reported as a result of the crash.

The West Palm Beach car accident lawyers of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller, Overbeck & Baxter P.A. have provided this story for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a collision that was someone else’s fault, we would like to discuss your options for pursuing financial compensation at your convenience. Contact our offices today for a free consultation, by calling  800.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.

Last Updated : December 15, 2021


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