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Logan County woman hit and killed by train

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A Logan County woman died after she was hit by a train Monday afternoon.

Shannon Marie Blankenship, 29, was crossing the railroad tracks near Commerce Park in Chapmanville when a CSX train struck her around 4 p.m.

She was brought to Logan Regional Hospital, where she later died from her injuries.

The tracks were closed for an hour after the accident but have since reopened.

Chapmanville Police Department is investigating the incident.