A Lowellvile woman was killed Friday evening while walking along railroad tracks in the village.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol Canfield Post says 39-year-old Sarah Medvec was hit and killed by a CSX freight train shortly after 7:30 p.m.

Troopers say Medvec has been walking eastbound along the tracks near 100 West Wood Street when she was struck by a CSX Freight Train that was traveling west.

The patrol and the coroner’s office continue their investigation.