MILFORD — A Washington-bound Amtrak train struck and killed a woman a woman on the tracks Friday afternoon, officials said.
The train, which left Boston earlier in the day, hit the woman about 2 p.m. just east of the Milford station. Amtrak said there were nearly 300 passengers on the train at the time and none were injured.
A witness told The Courant that he saw the woman park her car, walk onto the tracks and then get hit by the train.
Trains were delayed as police invesitgated. Metro-North was reporting delays from New Haven to Stamford.