caltrain.jpgA man was struck and killed by a train near the Hayward Park station in San Mateo this morning, Caltrain officials said.

At about 7:30 a.m., the man was hit by northbound train No. 215, Caltrain spokeswoman Christine Dunn said.

The incident has caused delays of up to 45 minutes, Dunn said.

North- and southbound trains are single-tracking around the scene of the fatality.

Passengers boarding at Hayward Park and Hillsdale stations are advised to board from the southbound platforms, Dunn said.

Want more news, sent to your inbox every day? Then how about subscribing to our email newsletter? Here’s why we think you should. Come on, give it a try.

Please make sure your comment adheres to our comment policy. If it doesn't, it may be deleted. Repeat violations may cause us to revoke your commenting privileges. No one wants that!