Woman fatally struck by train in Waukesha not considered suspicious
Updated: 10:45 a.m. on October 7, 2019
WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Waukesha police are investigating after a woman was struck by a train near Frame Park on Sunday night, October 6.
It happened around 8:45 p.m.
Authorities are withholding the woman's identity until family is notified.
Police say they are not treating in the incident as a criminal investigation.
Waukesha police is getting help with the investigation from the the Waukesha County Medical Examiner's Office and Canadian National Railroad.
Published: 10:18 p.m. on October 7, 2019
WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Waukesha police are investigating what has been described as a serious train versus pedestrian accident near Frame Park.
According to a tweet from the Waukesha Police Department, the accident happened around 8:45PM at the Moreland bridge across the Fox River.
The Canadian National train is stopped and blocking street traffic at Moreland, as well as Whiterock Avenue and Perkins Street.
A viewer living near the scene said she heard the train's whistle and then its brakes but did not see the accident.