Newark, NJ (February 12, 2024) – A tragic incident occurred on Sunday, February 11, when Ariel Moreno, a 26-year-old from San Jose, was hit and killed by an Amtrak train. The collision occurred around 8:27 p.m. near Haley St. Authorities confirmed Moreno’s identity today.
The circumstances leading up to the tragic event are still under investigation as officials work to determine the cause of the fatal encounter. This incident has sparked a thorough review by local law enforcement and Amtrak officials to prevent future tragedies.