Fatal train-vehicle crash in east Kansas

Train Tracks (KSN Photo)

ALLEN COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – A woman is dead after being struck by a train Saturday afternoon.

According to the crash report, it happened just after 1 p.m., three miles north of Elsmore, Kansas.

The report says Melodee McEndree, 62, was traveling east on Idaho Road where she failed to yield at train tracks.

Her vehicle was hit by a train headed south. McEndree was pronounced dead at the scene.

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