Teen killed by train in Kosciusko County

October 3, 2018

A Milford teenager was struck and killed by a train Monday.

About 6:30 p.m., Milford police were called to the site of a train-pedestrian crash near the Syracuse Street rail crossing, the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department said.

Norfolk Southern officials told police they believe the teen, Samuel Allen Pamer, 16, walked in front of the path of the oncoming train and was hit south of the rail crossing.

Pamer was pronounced dead at the scene, the sheriff’s department said.

The crash is under investigation.

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