Woman Struck, Killed by Train in Culver

One person has died after being struck by a train in Culver Township. One person has died after being struck by a train in Culver Township. |  Photo: WDIO-TV

Updated: February 26, 2018 04:24 PM

A woman has died after being struck by a train in southern St. Louis County late Monday morning.

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The crash happened at around 11:15 a.m. in Culver Township along railroad tracks south of County Road 8, just west of County Road 7. An official with the Alborn Fire Department told Eyewitness News that the female was believed to have been walking along the tracks when she was struck by a southbound train.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says the woman, a 44-year-old from Saginaw, died at the scene.

County Road 8 was closed for about two hours following the crash, but has since reopened.

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