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Blue Line service stopped after man clipped by train

This post has been updated. See note below for details.

Blue Line service was stopped Tuesday night between the Willowbrook and Artesia stations after a man was clipped by a train, authorities said.

The man, believed to be in his 70s, sustained injuries that were not life threatening, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.

The incident was reported about 9:25 p.m. on the Metro Twitter feed. It was unclear when service would be restored.

No additional details were immediately available.

[Updated 10:27 p.m.: Service has been restored, Metro said.]

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