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Police investigating after body found along railroad tracks in Westfield

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The body of a woman reported missing from an Amtrak train over the weekend has been found near train tracks in Westfield.

Investigators are not releasing much information right now, but they did confirm the body found is that of a missing female Amtrak passenger.

Amtrak officials reported a missing female passenger Saturday.  Around 8 p.m. Saturday, police found a body near the CSX train tracks in Westfield, across from Pochassic Street.

The body matched the description of the missing passenger.

The woman's identity was not released Monday.

Westfield Police Capt. Hipolito Nunez said that they will be working with Amtrak and the Hampden County District Attorney on the ongoing investigation.

Western Mass News will continue to follow this story and will have more information as it becomes available.

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