An Amtrak passenger train hit and killed a woman Monday night in what police determined was a suicide, officials said.
The incident happened shortly before 10:30 p.m. on the tracks in the vicinity of Southwest Maynard and Old Apex roads, a town spokeswoman said.
The woman’s identity was not immediately disclosed.
The train conductor called police, she said.
There were 156 passengers on the Silver Star, bound from New York to Miami.