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      Person struck, killed by Metro train at Columbia Heights

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      WASHINGTON (AP) - Metro says a person has been struck and killed by a train at the Columbia Heights station.

      Metro spokeswoman Caroline Laurin says the incident happened about 3 p.m. Saturday. Laurin says it's believed the person was intentionally in front of the train at the time.

      Trains were single-tracking through the area Saturday afternoon with delays of 20 to 30 minutes.

      Rescuers were working to identify the victim.