Woman killed in crash involving train

A woman died in a crash involving a train in Pemiscot County, Mo.
Published: Sep. 15, 2023 at 4:03 AM CDT
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PEMISCOT COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - A Kennett woman was killed after her car was hit by a train in Pemiscot County on Thursday afternoon, September 14.

The crash happened at 2:30 p.m. on County Road 260, just 2 miles north of Hayti.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 32-year-old Heather W. Wyrick was driving westbound when she crossed the train tracks into the path of a Burlington Northern train.

Wyrick died at the scene.

MSHP said the crossing did not have a warning signal.