Coroner: Kershaw County woman dies after being hit by train

Coroner: Kershaw County woman dies after being hit by train

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - A Kershaw County woman has died after being hit by a train, according to the Kershaw County Coroner.

David West said 26-year-old Olivia Marie Matheson-Brazell was trying to cross a train track located near Kelly Lane in Elgin on Wednesday afternoon. West said Matheson-Brazell was wearing a headset and it appeared she did not hear the horn.

A 26-year-old woman died after being hit by a train Wednesday in Elgin.
A 26-year-old woman died after being hit by a train Wednesday in Elgin. (Source: Google Earth)

CSX officials called 911 following the collision.

Matheson-Brazell was pronounced dead at the scene.

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