DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — A DART train struck and killed a pedestrian near downtown Dallas Saturday afternoon, officials say.READ MORE: Fort Worth Police Investigating After Man Shot At 7-Eleven Store
It happened around 4:30 p.m. at 800 Pacific Ave., according to DART spokesman Morgan Lyons. Witnesses say the man was walking with his head down and walked into the side of a southbound DART train. The Red Line train was pulling into West End Station.READ MORE: Severe Weather Threat For North Texas Tuesday Night, Early Wednesday Morning
No passengers on the train were injured. They were moved to buses and other trains to continue their trips.
DART police had shut down train service through downtown following the incident. Service resumed around 7:10 p.m.MORE NEWS: Some Tenants Say Conditions At Dallas' Highland Hills Apartments Still Unlivable Following Explosion
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