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Aug.
9th

UPDATE: Woman struck, killed by train identified

UPDATE: The Pierce County Medical Examiner today identified the woman hit and killed by the train as Amanda Dauron, 17. She is from Gig Harbor.

Earlier post: An 18-year-old man struck Sunday night by an Amtrak train near Titlow Beach is in stable condition with serious injuries, according to Tacoma police.

The Medical Examiner’s Office has not identified the 17-year-old girl who was hit and killed by the train.

Both victims are from Gig Harbor.

At 6:32 p.m., the southbound train – heading from Seattle to Eugene, Ore. – struck the pair 11 miles south of the Tacoma station.

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