Woman on dirt bike hit, killed by train in Spartanburg Co. identified

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – One person is dead and another is in the hospital after they were struck by a train in Spartanburg County.

According to the Spartanburg County Coroner, Shanna Renee Miller, 38, was pronounced dead at the scene. Miller was wearing a helmet during the time of the incident, and was a passenger on the dirt bike. They were struck by a train near the corner of Arcadia and Hayne streets.

Emergency crews responded to the scene around 6 p.m. Saturday.

The train is operated by Norfolk Southern, which is assisting with the investigation, along with the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office. Toxicology reports are pending.

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