Pedestrian killed after being struck by Tri-Rail

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) - A woman was killed Wednesday evening after being struck by a Tri-Rail train in Boca Raton, according to Officer Sandra Boonenberg, spokeswoman for city police.

The accident happened around 8:20 p.m. just south of Palmetto Park Road, Boonenberg said. She said police believe the accident may have been a suicide.

The name of the victim was not released.

Bonnie Arnold, spokeswoman for Tri-Rail, she said all trains that travel in the area were suspended for a time.

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