New York man fatally struck by train near 11th Street crossing

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BRADLEY BEACH — A male pedestrian has died after being struck by a train Monday morning near 11th Avenue railroad crossing near the town line of Bradley Beach and Neptune Township. 

According to New Jersey Transit, New Jersey Coast Line Train 4732 fatally struck Stephen B. Mangold, 54, of Bardonia, New York at approximately 11:50 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 15. 

Bradley Beach Chief of Police Leonard A. Guida said Mr. Mangold was struck before the 11th Avenue crossing, within the borough. 

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There were 60 passengers on the train during the accident, according to NJ Transit. The train had left Bay Head at 11:21 a.m. and was scheduled to arrive in Long Branch at noon. No injuries were reported to the passengers on the train. 

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