2010-11-11 / Local & State

Woman Struck And Killed By Train In Western Pa.

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) – Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a woman was struck and killed by a train.

Authorities say the woman was hit by a Norfolk Southern Train in the west end of Johnstown shortly after 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Lees says she was believed to have been standing on the tracks when she was hit by the train, which was traveling 30 to 35 miles per hour.

The Tribune-Democrat of Johnstown says police and firefighters in Johnstown responded to the scene.

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