Created on Tuesday, 03 August 2010 15:53
A SEPTA train struck and killed a man shortly before 6:00pm Monday near Line and Hancock Streets in Lansdale. Lansdale Police identify him as 49-year-old Joseph Cooper of East Main Street. Witnesses say he was running north on Line Street, parallel to the tracks, when he suddenly veered left off the roadway and into the train’s path. SEPTA Police and the Montgomery County Coroner’s office are investigating the incident.