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NCTD fencing project in Del Mar. Train tracks in Del Mar.
North County Transit District voted Thursday to allow the City of Del Mar more time to agree to an alternative fencing proposal. The Coast News File photo
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Train hits, kills man in Del Mar    

DEL MAR — A passenger train struck and killed a pedestrian Monday on a stretch of ocean-front rails near Seagrove Park in Del Mar.

The southbound Coaster train hit the man at the western terminus of 12th Street shortly before 9:30 a.m., according to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.

The victim died at the scene. His name remained unconfirmed as of early evening.