Pedestrian struck and killed by train in Gastonia, police say

Scene of fatal train accident in Gastonia 

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train Friday morning in Gastonia, police confirm to FOX 46. 

The deadly accident happened at 11:37 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10 at Jenkins Road and West Poplar Street. 

Emergency officials said the victim, a woman, will need to be identified and the next of kin notified before more information can be released.

The deadly accident happened at 11:37 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10 at Jenkins Road and West Poplar Street. 

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