By CBSLA Staff

CULVER CITY (CBSLA) – A pedestrian was fatally struck Thursday by a Metro E Line train in the area of Culver City.

Just before 1 p.m., Los Angeles Police Department Officers responded to a report of a person hit by a train in the area of Exposition Boulevard and Bagley Avenue, according to Officer William Cooper of the LAPD Media Relations Section.

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The victim, whose name has not been released, suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Bus shuttles were sent to the Culver City and Palms Stations to serve residents while train service was stopped due to the collision.

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