MONTCLAIR, NJ - NJ Transit officials suspended service on the Montclair-Boonton line in both directions for nearly an hour, early Tuesday morning. The cause was the fatal strike of a trespasser, officials confirm.

The train was traveling to New York Penn Station from Montclair State University at 4:55 a.m., when the person was struck, said NJ Transit spokesperson Jim Smith.

Only 10 passengers were on board the train, at the time.

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As of publication, details about the identity of the victim had not yet been released. There were no other injuries reported.

By 6 a,.m., service on the Montclair-Boonton line was restored, but delayed.