— Wisconsin Rapids police say an elderly woman has died after
being hit by a train.
lieutenant says the woman was pronounced dead at the scene in Wood
County on Sunday. He says the woman attempted to cross the tracks
while walking west and was struck by a southbound Canadian
National Railway train.
The officer says
the railroad crossing safety arms and lights were working and the
train had a functional horn.
released any other information about the woman. They're asking any
witnesses to provide information on the incident.