CARGO TRAIN HITS AND KILLS WOMAN ON TRACKS
On September 29, 2019 Lakisha McHam, 38, was killed in the afternoon after being struck by a large and heavy CSX cargo train on Dunn Avenue Charlotte, NC.
CSX cargo train personnel called 911 to report their train traveling northbound had struck a pedestrian/trespasser on the tracks. After a brief search of the tracks officers located an unresponsive Lakisha on the tracks under the train.
Lakisha was pronounced deceased on site. The CSX train had two engines and was 5,800 feet long. The train crew consisted of a conductor and an engineer.