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Train strikes, kills pedestrian and dog in Wisconsin

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Posted at 9:27 AM, Mar 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-26 11:53:10-04

WAUKESHA -- A train struck and killed a pedestrian and their dog Monday morning in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Waukesha Police Captain Dan Baumann told Scripps station WTMJ in Milwaukee that the train hit a pedestrian and a dog around 6:40 a.m. near Barstow and Carroll.

The train ended up stopping at Broadway Street in Waukesha for roughly two hours -- which blocked eight streets in the downtown Waukesha area during the morning commute.

Police are still at the scene investigating and have not released any other information.