18-year-old hit, killed by CSX train in Ionia County

CSX train collision
A police cruiser stops in front of a CSX train that hit an 18-year-old woman in Lake Odessa. (May 10, 2017)


IONIA COUNTY, Mich.  (WOOD) — An 18-year-old woman died Wednesday morning in Lake Odessa after being hit by a CSX train, police confirm.

It happened just after 12 a.m. Wednesday near 4th Avenue and 1st Street.

Authorities tell 24 Hour News 8 the teen is from Lake Odessa. The police department and investigators with CSX are trying to determine what led up to the incident.

Authorities say they do not believe this is a criminal investigation.

This is a developing story; check back on woodtv.com for updates.