KPD responded to a 911 call on Feb. 17 around 9:48 p.m. in which the caller reported a person had just been hit by a BSNF train at the 10th Street crossing. Officers arrived and found the woman dead on the tracks.
A preliminary investigation shows that the train had been traveling east approaching the crossing when the conductor noticed a person near the tracks. Despite the conductor sounding the train's horn, the person did not move and was struck by the train.
The woman was pronounced dead at 11:30 p.m. and an autopsy has been ordered. The woman's identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
KPD says the investigation into her death is still ongoing.
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