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Blue Line service stopped after man clipped by train

June 5, 2012 | 10:03 pm

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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