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Sen. Blumenthal Wants Metro-North To Report Suspected Train Strikes

Officials are calling on Metro North to report all train strikes after the body of a woman was found near Westport recently.
Officials are calling on Metro North to report all train strikes after the body of a woman was found near Westport recently. Photo Credit: The Daily Voice File Photo

WESTPORT, Conn. -- U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and other officials are calling on Metro-North to report any suspected train strikes after a woman's body was discovered in the Sagatuck River in Westport, according to wshu.org.

Officials say the 46-year-old Maine woman was killed when she struck by a train, but Metro-North officials said employees found no evidence of a strike after stopping and inspecting the train, wshu.org reported.

Listen to the full report here.