Lakeland Woman Brenda Salyers Struck and Killed by Train on Highway 92
Lakeland, Florida (December 15, 2017) – A 60-year-old woman was fatally struck by an Amtrak train on Thursday afternoon in Lakeland, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
Brenda Salyers, 60, of Lakeland, met her death in the crash that occurred at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday, December 14, at the railroad intersection of Highway 92 East and Fairway Avenue, the report said.
The crash caused a blockage of Fairway Avenue for several hours as police examined the crash.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation into the incident.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of the victim killed in the crash.
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