2 struck and killed on Union Pacific train tracks in Berkeley

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Berkeley Fire Department confirms two people were struck and killed by a train on the Union Pacific tracks near 4th Street and Bancroft Way Thursday night. 

The incident happened at around 8:14 p.m. 

Officials said Union Pacific Police Department is now the investigating agency. 

A KTVU crew arrived at the scene where Alameda County Coroner's Bureau was investigating. Amtrak Police were also at the scene. 

A source said the two victims may have been fighting. 

Capitol Corridor Train 550 is still holding in the Oakland Coliseum/Airport direction. Trains 549 and 548 will be on the move shortly. Riders should expect residual delays. 

This is a breaking news story.