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Steele woman hit by train

STEELE, MO (KFVS) -

A Steele woman hit by a train Saturday night is listed in critical condition.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, it happened in Steele around 9 p.m.

Troopers say 45-year-old Lisa Hemphill was walking on the railroad tracks just a few hundred yards from the Gibson Street crossing when she was hit by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight train.

Troopers say she sustained serious injuries and was air lifted to a Memphis hospital for treatment.

Stay with Heartland News for updates.

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