Va. Woman Killed by Train on Trestle Identified

By: Virginia AP Email
By: Virginia AP Email

LYNDHURST, Va. (AP) -- Authorities have identified a woman who was hit and killed by a train on a trestle in Augusta County.

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office tells media outlets that 19-year-old Jessica Collins Lowe of Lyndhurst and a male companion were fishing off the trestle when they heard the Norfolk and Southern train. The man got off the trestle but Lowe slipped and fell.

The accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. Saturday in Lyndhurst.

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