Woman hit and killed by train in SLO
January 5, 2016
An Amtrak train struck and killed a woman in San Luis Obispo Monday night. [KSBY]
The accident occurred around 8:40 p.m. at a train crossing near Industrial Way. Police and fire personnel responded and found the woman near The Graduate.
The victim is reportedly a 54-year-old transient. She was still alive and conscious when emergency personnel located her.
An ambulance transported her to Sierra Vista hospital. Doctors pronounced her dead about an hour after she arrived.
Authorities have yet to release the woman’s identity.
Police are still investigating the incident. No foul play is suspected.