Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Amtrak Train in Madison

Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Amtrak Train in Madison

Person Killed in Madison Pedestrian Accident near Old Saybrook Station

Madison, Connecticut (February 6, 2020) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday morning in Madison, authorities said.

The deadly accident occurred at around 5:00 a.m. near Old Saybrook Station.

According to the authorities, Amtrak Northeast Regional train No. 66. was traveling from Washington, D.C. to New York City when it struck the person, who was trespassing on the tracks.

The pedestrian died in the accident. The name of the victim has not been disclosed pending notification of family.

None of the 35 passengers on board or crew members were injured.

The train was delayed for several hours just outside Old Saybrook following the accident.

The crash remains under investigation.

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