CMPD Investigating After Woman Hit And Killed By Train In East Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The CMPD is investigating after a woman was hit and killed by a train in east Charlotte on Sunday.

On Sunday, September 29th, 201, CMPD officers responded to reports that a person was hit by a train on Dunn Avenue near Monroe Road.

Arriving officers located a CSX train stopped on the tracks with an unresponsive female under the train.  The Charlotte Fire Department and MEDIC also responded, and the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim has been identified as 38-year-old Lakisha Rasheka McHam.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has relevant information is asked to call Detective Oberer at 704- 432-2169 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.