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Wed October 3, 2012
Woman killed when struck by Rail Runner train
A woman walking along the railroad tracks south of Santa Fe has been struck and killed by a Rail Runner Express train.
Rail Runner spokeswoman Augusta Meyers says the woman was walking along the tracks about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and apparently decided to cross the tracks just ahead of the train.
The Albuquerque Journal reports the woman was then struck by a southbound train. She has not been identified.
Rail traffic has resumed but the incident stalled trains in both directions for a couple of hours.