Pedestrian hit and killed by train in Athens

Athens Police confirmed the fatality Monday night.

Posted: Nov 26, 2018 10:36 PM
Updated: Nov 27, 2018 9:53 AM

Athens Police confirmed a female was hit and killed by a train Monday night in Athens near South Street crossing. 

An investigation is being conducted, but police say they believe this was probably a suicide. The name of the female has not been released as family has not been notified of her death.

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