A woman was killed early Sunday morning when she was hit by a train near the Francis and Glenmore streets crossing, said Waycross Police Chief Tony Tanner.
The identity of the woman has not been released pending notification of next of kin, Tanner said.
“At 2:44 in the morning July 5, the Waycross Police Department responded to a train accident involving a pedestrian,” said Tanner. “The accident occurred at or near the Francis and Glenmore street crossing. The pedestrian was killed in the collision.”
The body will be sent to the State Crime Lab for further examination, said Tanner.
The accident investigation is ongoing.