Woman Dies After Being Struck by Train Near Bonner

Woman was struck by an eastbound Montana Rail Link freight train on Monday

By Justin Franz

MISSOULA — A woman has died after being struck by a train while walking on the tracks near Bonner.

Missoula County authorities say the woman was struck by an eastbound Montana Rail Link freight train at 6:15 p.m. Monday.

Sheriff’s office spokeswoman Brenda Basset says officers were still trying to identify the woman, who died at the scene.

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