Man Struck and Killed in Amtrak Train Accident Near Parr Boulevard
Richmond, CA (August 13, 2020) – On Wednesday, a pedestrian died in an Amtrak train accident near Parr Boulevard.
The deadly accident occurred at about 7:17 p.m. on August 12, near the 700 block of Parr Boulevard.
Authorities said the victim was struck by Amtrak’s Capitol Corridor train no. 547 near Parr Boulevard for reasons still unidentified.
The adult male pedestrian died at the scene. Authorities withheld the deceased’s name pending notification of family.
Meanwhile, none of the 43 passengers or crew members aboard the train were injured.
Furthermore, authorities continue to investigate the incident.
Sweet Lawyers express their condolences to the loved ones of the deceased.
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