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Man on tracks hit and killed near Calvine and Elk Grove Florin roads

Train tracks for illustration only.
Train tracks for illustration only.

A passenger train hit and killed a man Wednesday morning in southern Sacramento County.

The incident occurred near Elk Grove Florin and Calvine roads about 7 a.m. The fatality involved an Amtrak train traveling from Sacramento to Bakersfield, about 14 miles south of the downtown Sacramento train station.

The victim laid down on the tracks, according to an Amtrak spokeswoman.

The train was delayed about two hours after the incident.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews