Hamilton first responders were called to the railroad tracks near Cutler Road on Wednesday morning for the report that a pedestrian was struck.
The call first came in to Hamilton police from the MBTA at 7:15 a.m. saying that an outbound commuter rail train had struck a person. EMS personnel arrived to find the person deceased, according to Hamilton Police Lt. Scott Janes.
The case is under investigation by Hamilton Police, MBTA Police and the Essex County District Attorney’s Office. Commuter rail service was halted for several hours while investigators were on scene.