SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - An Amtrak commuter train traveling south towards Trenton struck and killed a woman on Friday afternoon.

According to a BNN report, police were called to the area of New Turkey Island Road around 4:45 p.m. about a woman that was struck by the train. Reports said the woman was dead when emergency responders got to the scene.

The female victim "left a backpack, suicide note and drivers license behind," the report said. 

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