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Authorities identify woman hit by train

Published On: Jun 17 2013 07:23:06 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 17 2013 12:43:15 PM CDT
LYNDHURST, Va. -

Authorities have identified a woman who was hit and killed by a train on a trestle in Augusta County.

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office tells media outlets that 19-year-old Jessica Collins Lowe of Lyndhurst and a male companion were fishing off the trestle when they heard the Norfolk and Southern train. The man got off the trestle but Lowe slipped and fell.

The accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. Saturday in Lyndhurst.