PALO ALTO (BCN) — Police closed Palo Alto Avenue at the Caltrain crossing near El Camino Real late Monday, after Caltrain officials said a train struck a pedestrian trespassing on the tracks.

A 10:57 p.m. tweet from the Palo Alto Police department advised motorists to avoid the area and to take alternate routes. Train delays are expected.

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No other details were immediately available from Caltrain officials or Palo Alto police.

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