Police identify man fatally struck by Metro-North train as 51-year-old Colin McKenna, of Wilton

A person was hit and killed by a train at the Saugatuck train station in Westport on Wednesday.

A person was hit and killed by a train at the Saugatuck train station in Westport on Wednesday. (9/10/15)

WESTPORT - Metro-North officials have identified the man struck and killed by a train in Westport.

Police say the victim is 51-year-old Colin McKenna, of Wilton.

Published reports say McKenna is a Catholic priest who worked in the communications office of the Bridgeport diocese until last month.

Police say a New Haven-bound train struck McKenna around noon yesterday at the Saugatuck train station.

Metro-North says police are investigating the death as a possible suicide.

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