STONINGTON, Conn. (WTNH)– A teen girl was killed after being struck by a train in Stonington, Friday night.
Police say around 9:19 PM, they received a call from Amtrak indicating that a train struck something on the tracks in Pawcatuck, near Palmer Street crossing.
When police responded to the area with Amtrak patrol, they discovered a deceased female who had been stuck on the tracks.
The victim was identified as 18-year-old, Stonington High School student Megan Briggs, of Pawcatuck.
The incident remains under investigation.