Train strikes two pedestrians in Independence, killing a woman
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A train struck two pedestrians near Home Avenue and Winner Road shortly after 8 p.m. on Friday. Independence police say that a man and a woman are the victims, and the woman has died.
The man was taken to a hospital and his condition is currently unknown. The train was running at a slow, residential speed when the man and woman were struck.
FOX 4 will continue to follow this story over the weekend and provide updates as more details are learned.