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Augusta Woman Dies After Being Struck By Train

Augusta Woman Dies After Being Struck By Train

An Augusta County woman has died after being struck by a train south of Waynesboro. The Augusta Sheriff’s Office says 19-year-old Jessica Collins Lowe and a male friend were fishing off a railroad trestle when the train let them know it was coming. Lowe’s companion leaped off the tracks in time, but she lost her balance and was struck by the train. The accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the Lyndhurst area.