Alysabeth Louise Ferneau Killed in Accident with Train in Burlington, IA
Burlington, IA -- A crash involving a passenger vehicle and a train claimed the life of 24-year-old Alysabeth Louise Ferneau in Burlington City, IA.
Early media reports show Ms. Ferneau's Chevy Impala was headed north on 145th Street around 3:30 a.m. At some point, the vehicle allegedly dropped off the crossing, causing it to become stuck on the railroad tracks. The vehicle was then struck by an oncoming train.
The exact cause of the incident had yet to be determined.
The official investigation into the incident is ongoing and may reveal more details as it concludes.
The preliminary press release provided no further information regarding the crash.
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