NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A person was struck and killed by L Train in Bushwick, Brooklyn late Wednesday afternoon.

The person was struck at 5:07 p.m. at the Halsey Street station, on the cusp of Bushwick, Brooklyn and Ridgewood, Queens, officials told CBS2.

The circumstances were not immediately learned.

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L Train service was shut down between Lorimer Street and Atlantic Avenue as of just before 6 p.m. Commuters were advised to use the A, C or J trains.

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