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The Christian County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that one person was killed in a train-vehicle car accident in Taylorville. Thursday evening at 9:33 PM, Christian County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a vehicle/train crash on South Shumway Street at the crossing near West Calvert Drive. A 2019 KIA Sportage was northbound on South Shumway Street when the crash occurred.  The driver, 52-year-old Pamela J. Mcpherson of Blue Mound was transported from the scene to Taylorville Memorial Hospital. Christian County Coroner, Amy Calvert Winans confirmed Pamela McPherson was pronounced dead at 11:03 PM. The Christian County Sheriff’s Office along with the Christian County Coroner’s office is handling the investigation. Coroner Calvert Winans said an autopsy is scheduled for later today. Stay tuned to Regional Radio News for more updates.

 

 

 

 
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