Police say the woman had been trying to cross the tracks at Marine Drive and Finlay Street, near the White Rock pier, at about 9:15 p.m. PT.
"A woman was crossing the railroad tracks here when she was struck by a northbound Amtrak train," said RCMP Insp. Sandro Colasacco. "It was a tragic accident and our hearts go out to the friends and family of this woman."
Police say the incident not suspicious, nor was it a suicide.
The woman's husband was nearby.
Police are continuing their investigation.
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