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Baker woman struck and killed by train in Tangipahoa Parish Sunday night

7 months 3 weeks 20 hours ago Monday, July 03 2023 Jul 3, 2023 July 03, 2023 7:33 AM July 03, 2023 in News
Source: WBRZ

AKERS - A woman from East Baton Rouge was hit by a train in another parish over the weekend. 

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said Sybil Henry, 47, was struck just before 6:30 p.m. Sunday in Akers. Henry, who's from the Baker area, was pronounced dead soon afterward.

The department noted that the train attempted to stop before hitting Henry but was unsuccessful.

Investigators said it's still unclear how Henry ended up on the tracks. 

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