Norfolk MBTA Platform

The MBTA commuter station in Norfolk is one reason local residents are willing to travel to Boston for work.

NORFOLK — A young woman was killed Friday morning when she was hit by a commuter rail train near the downtown train depot.

Authorities did not immediately identify the victim, but said she was a 21-year-old woman from France working as an au pair in Norfolk.

David Linton may be reached at 508-236-0338.