Update: Officials release name of victim who died falling off Amtrak train

January 19th, 2022

WESTERLY, RI – According to WJAR, officials have released the conductor’s name who fell from a moving train in Westerly Saturday.

Emily Herrera, 26, was preparing for the train to stop when she fell off the train around 2 p.m.

Herrera’s coworkers went looking for Herrera when she didn’t answer her radio. Her body was found 150 feet north of the station.

The incident is under investigation by Amtrak and local police.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Wednesday, January 19, 2022