Man struck by train confirmed to be suicide
Updated: Sunday, July 13 2014, 10:37 AM EDT
SCHENECTADY - Schenectady police have confirmed that the person who was killed after being struck by an Amtrak train Saturday night was a suicide incident.
Police are not releasing the name of the victim at this time but did say that it was a male.
According to police at about 8:44 p.m. on Saturday the person was struck on the train tracks located near Congress St, and 10th Ave.
The train did not have any passengers on board at the time of the incident.