September 2, 2014
A 16-year-old girl was killed early Saturday morning after being hit by a train in Winnemucca.
According to Winnemucca Police, the girl was walking along the tracks near Rail Road and Sheehan Streets. They say she was alone during the time and that it's not uncommon for people to cross that way.
She died at the scene. Her name is not being released at the time as the accident is under investigation.