Body found near train tracks in Bellows Falls


BELLOWS FALLS — A dead body was found adjacent to the train tracks under the Arch Bridge Tuesday afternoon.

At about 4 p.m. on June 28, Vermont State Police assisted the Bellows Police Department after a body was discovered adjacent to the train tracks under the bridge. According to a witness at the scene, the body was spotted by a train conductor that afternoon.

The identity of the deceased is being withheld pending notification to the next of kin. According to a press release from VSP, foul play is not suspected, however the case remains under investigation.

If you have any information pertaining to this incident please contact Detective Trooper Matthew Sweitzer at 802-234-9933.

Maddi Shaw can be reached at 802-254-2311 ext 275


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