Train strikes pedestrian in Asbury Park this evening

     (AP Photo/Mel Evans, file)

    (AP Photo/Mel Evans, file)

    Service on a New Jersey Transit line is temporary suspended this evening after a train struck a pedestrian in Asbury Park.

    According to Monmouth County Police, Fire & EMS on Facebook, the pedestrian was struck and seriously injured on the North Jersey Coast Line tracks near Summerfield Avenue and Memorial Drive around 9:00 p.m. 

    The victim was rushed to Jersey Shore University Medical Center with reportedly traumatic injuries.

    Authorities are conducting an investigation this evening. 

    No additional details were immediately available. 

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