Victim in fatal train accident identified

Officials say a train struck Lauren Escobar, of Milford, on Friday afternoon.

Officials say a train struck Lauren Escobar, of Milford, on Friday afternoon. (5/3/16)

MILFORD - Transit officials have identified the person hit and killed by an Acela train in Milford.

Officials say the train struck 45-year-old Lauren Escobar, of Milford, on Friday afternoon.

It happened near Buckingham Avenue.

Metro-North officials say Escobar was trespassing at the time.

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