Train hits and kills woman on tracks in Stevensville

STEVENSVILLE, Mich. -- A conductor tried to stop, but couldn't. Now a 25-year-old woman is dead.

The Lincoln Charter Township Police Department said that 25-year-old Jessica Smith was lying across the railroad tracks early on Wednesday morning when a freight train hit the woman.

The train sounded its whistle, but Smith did not move.

Police told us they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.

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