KENNEWICK, WASH - A train accident leaves a 17-year-old boy dead in Finley. Benton County sheriff's deputies say two males were attempting to cross the railroad tracks at Bowles Road, West of SR 397 when one of them was struck by an Amtrak (#28) passenger train.
The train, carrying more than 100 passengers, was coming from Portland heading to Chicago, Illinois before the accident occurred.
The boy was pronounced dead at the scene. The Benton County sheriff's office is continuing to investigate the accident.