Elderly Woman Hit By Train Near Septa’s Overbrook Station
By Tim Jimenez
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Septa officials say an elderly woman was hit on the train tracks near the Overbrook Station this afternoon.
It happened about 1:30pm on the inbound Regional Rail tracks, near the station.
A Septa spokesman confirmed someone was hit. The victim, identified only as a 73-year-old woman, was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where she was listed in critical condition.
There are delays of up to 20 minutes on the Paoli-Thorndale line because of this incident.
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