NYC woman fatally struck by Amtrak train in Hudson Valley

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September 12, 2020 - 4:44 pm

GREENPORT, N.Y. (AP) — A New York City woman was fatally struck by an Amtrak train in the Hudson Valley region, authorities said.

Anna Podgorbunski, 54, was walking north along train tracks in the town of Greenport shortly before 8 p.m. Friday when she was hit by a southbound train, the Columbia County sheriff’s office told the Times Union.

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According to LinkedIn, Podgorbunski was a social worker and psychotherapist. She lived in the Bronx.

Greenport is about 36 miles south of Albany.