Woman Hit, Killed By Train In Gaston County

GASTONIA, NC — A woman is dead after police say she was hit by a train Wednesday afternoon.

The incident was reported around 4:25pm. Gastonia Police say the woman was hit on the tracks near South Vance Street at W. Franklin Boulevard.

Video posted to twitter, courtesy Coleman Montgomery// Gaston Talks, shows the scene of the accident.

 

 

This is an ongoing investigation. The victim’s name has not been released at this time.

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