Limestone County Coroner identifies 2 victims killed by train

Limestone County Coroner identifies 2 victims killed by train
Athens Police investigating 2 fatalities at train crossing (Source: WAFF)

ATHENS, Ala. (WAFF) - Police are investigating two fatalities at a train crossing near McClellan Street in Athens.

Athens police said the train accident occurred around 1:30 p.m. while the train was traveling north.

The Limestone County Coroner has identified 37-year-old Lakerris Petty and 31-year-old Brandy Louise Parker of Athens as the two victims.

Officers say the two people were not in a vehicle at the time of the accident, but walking along the tracks.

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