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.

Article Comments

Huntsville
Broken Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 68°
Florence
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 70°
Fayetteville
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 68°
Decatur
Clear
67° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 67°
Scottsboro
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 68°
WAAY Radar
WAAY WAAY-TV Cam
WAAY Temperatures

 

 

Community Events