FAIRFIELD, Iowa (AP) — A train has struck and killed a person walking along tracks in Fairfield.
The Ottumwa Courier reports (http://bit.ly/1dbcc4T ) the BNSF train hit the pedestrian about 6:10 p.m. Saturday.
BNSF spokeswoman Amy McBeth says the death occurred far from any designated crossing.
The victim’s name hasn’t been released.
Information from: The Ottumwa Courier, http://www.ottumwacourier.com