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Aug 27, 2019

Body and Motorcycle Found Near NJ Train Tracks, Causing NJ Transit Delays

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On Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 5:15 am, a body and a motorcycle were found on the Manasquan train tracks.

Manasquan Train Station

Manasquan Train Station

The discovery occurred after North Jersey Coast Line train 3310 departed from Bay Head at 4:54 am. After the discovery, rail service was put on a temporary hold.

The train was able to stop before striking the body. The North Jersey Coast Line service has been suspended between Bay Head and Long Branch. The person has not yet been identified, though New Jersey Transit Police are still investigating the situation.