Woman struck and killed by train near Arlee

Posted at 4:08 AM, Jul 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-06 06:08:21-04

MISSOULA – A woman died on Thursday morning after being struck by a train in Western Montana.

The Missoula County Sheriff’s Office said the 57-year-old woman died after being hit by a southbound train just south of Arlee near U.S. Highway 93 North.

A coroner investigation is underway.

The woman’s name will be released pending notification of her family.