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3:30 p.m.: A spokesperson for Fort Collins Police Services confirms a person has died after being struck by a train in Fort Collins. The Colorado State University Police say that the east side of campus is blocked at the tracks. We have more information on this story here: http://bit.ly/2Dj17ob.
Due to an incident on railroad tracks at Mulberry St, east side of campus is blocked at tracks.— CSU Police & Safety (@CSUPoliceSafety) February 7, 2019
Traffic on & off campus from east side between railroad tracks & College Ave is blocked, from Mulberry to Prospect.
Avoid College Avenue and the east side of campus, enter or exit campus from the west off of Shields Street.— CSU Police & Safety (@CSUPoliceSafety) February 7, 2019
3:18 p.m.: Avoid the area of Mason and Mulberry in Fort Collins as police investigate a train crash near that area. The train is expected to block all east-west traffic south to Prospect for an extended amount of time.
*Traffic Alert* Please avoid the area of Mason/Mulberry while police investigate a train collision. The train is expected to block all E-W traffic south to Prospect for an extended time.— Fort Collins Police (@FCPolice) February 7, 2019