Matthew Madrid, 42, Killed in Albany Pedestrian Accident on Buchanan Street
Albany, California (August 27, 2019) – A man was struck and killed by an Amtrak train at around 7:07 a.m. Tuesday, August in Albany.
According to authorities, Matthew Madrid, 42, was on the railroad track at Buchanan Street underneath the Interstate 80 overpass when he was hit by Amtrak Capitol Corridor train 523 that was enroute from Sacramento to San Jose.
Madrid was pronounced dead at the scene.
None of the 240 passengers and crew members on the train were injured.
No further details were immediately available, and the accident remains under investigation.