On December 14, 2016 at 1641 hrs. The Parkesburg Police Department assisted the Amtrak Police with a subject struck by a passing westbound train. Preliminary findings indicated that the subject was walking along the tracks when struck. The victim was identified as a 13 year old, male, Parkesburg resident. The Amtrak Police and the Chester County Coroner's office are conducteing the official investigation. No further information will be available from the Parkesburg Police regarding this incident.