TIGARD, Ore. -- A 20-year-old man was killed Thursday morning after lying down on WES commuter train tracks in Tigard.
The man was hit by the northbound train at about 5:40 a.m., according to a news release from the Tigard Police Department. The had just left Tigard's transit center bound for Beaverton when the man was hit at Commercial and Main Street, Tigard police say.
It was an apparent suicide, police say.
Between 10 and 15 people were on board during the incident. No other injuries were reported, police say.
WES rail service was shut down in both directions. Shuttle buses are serving all WES stations.
WES trains will resume their routes for the afternoon commute.