A pedestrian struck and killed by an Amtrak passenger train Sunday has been identified by the Yolo County sheriff-coroner's office.
The pedestrian was Mitchell Lee Yarrington, 52, of West Sacramento, officials reported.
Yarrington was walking on the tracks Sunday afternoon when he was struck by the westbound train near the Harbor Boulevard overpass, said West Sacramento Police Sgt. Trent Tyler.
The train had just left Sacramento and was headed toward San Jose when the collision occurred. Another train was dispatched to pick up passengers, Tyler said.
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