UPDATE: Woman hit by train in Louisville dies

A woman was hit by a train on Dixie Highway, police said. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
A woman was hit by a train on Dixie Highway, police said. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Police have confirmed that a woman who was hit by a train in Southwestern Jefferson County has died.

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Emergency crews responded an incident involving a pedestrian who was hit by a CSX train around 8:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 14100 block of Dixie Highway near Richie Lane, according to MetroSafe.

LMPD, the PRP fire department, and Louisville Metro EMS responded to the scene.

The woman's age has not been confirmed.

LMPD is conducting a death investigation.

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