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Woman fatally struck by train

UPTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky State Police say a woman struck by a
train in Hardin County has died.

The News-Enterprise in Elizabethtown reports that 61-year-old
Wanda Murray was pronounced dead by the Hardin County Coroner's
office after stepping into the path of an oncoming train.

Murray was struck near her home on Quarry Road.

Police say the train's engineer saw Murray and attempted to
stop, but it continued moving even after deploying emergency stop
equipment.
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Information from: The News-Enterprise,


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