GIRARD (AP) — The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office said one woman died and a man and child were injured when their vehicle was hit by a train.
The accident occurred Sunday at 4:49 p.m. in Girard. The sheriff’s office said a vehicle failed to yield at a railroad crossing and was struck by a southbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe train.
A woman was pronounced dead at the scene. An adult male and an infant were air-lifted to a hospital in Kansas City. Their conditions were not immediately available.
The sheriff’s office said the accident remains under investigation.