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Woman hit by train dies

Friday, March 19, 2010

Thursday morning accident occurred at local railroad crossing

SIKESTON -- A 71-year-old woman has died after being struck by a train while seated near the tracks at the Wakefield railroad crossing Thursday morning.

Around 7:15 a.m. Thursday, a northbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe train struck the woman, whose name was not released by authorities.

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