Man dies after being hit by light rail

Police said the RTD train struck the man at West 13th Avenue and North Zuni Street on Saturday afternoon.

DENVER — A man has died after being struck by a light rail in Denver on Saturday afternoon.

the Denver Police Department (DPD) said officers learned of the incident around 4:45 p.m.

DPD said in a tweet just after 5 p.m. that the RTD train hit the man at West 13th Avenue and North Zuni Street, causing serious injuries. He died at the scene, according to the police.

It is an evolving situation. 9NEWS will provide more information as it becomes available.

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