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Woman dies after being hit by train in Taylor County

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VILLAGE OF GILMAN (WAOW) -- Taylor County Sheriff's officials say a 33-year-old woman was found dead after being hit by a train in the village of Gilman.

Heather E. Johnson of Gilman was struck by a Canadian National Railroad train near the intersection of West Riverside Drive and Railroad Street just before midnight Friday night, authorities say.

Gilman Ambulance and EMT Service crews, Taylor County Sheriff's Deputies and the Taylor County Medical Examiner's Office responded to the call from Canadian National Railroad, according to sheriff's officials.

Authorities say no foul play is suspected. The investigation is ongoing.

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