On Wednesday morning in Clermont, N.Y., it has been confirmed by Amtrak
that one of their employees was struck and killed by an Amtrak train while on duty.
According to the Columbia County Sheriff, the accident was dispatched in
just before 11:15 a.m.
Apparently, the employee was working on a section of track when the accident
occurred. The identity of the victim has not been released pending notification
of the next of kin.
Mainetti, Mainetti & O'Connor would like to express our deepest
sympathies to the friends and family of the victim.
For more information see our blog
Wrongful Death in New York: What You Need to Know.