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Woman OK after getting caught on train

August 2, 2011

Wapakoneta Police Chief Russ Hunlock

A 49-year-old Wapakoneta woman attempting to cross between stopped train cars got caught on one of them as the train started to move again Sunday afternoon.
Wapakoneta Police Chief Russ Hunlock said at 1:05 p.m. Mary Music, 49, of Apt. 1, 2 Perry St., attempted to cross through the stopped train at the Auglaize Street intersection by crawling between cars. Witnesses saw what happened and called the Wapakoneta Police Department for assistance.
Hunlock said they notified CSX about Music and asked them to make an emergency stop.
Music was removed from the train with no injuries.
“She is a very lucky lady,” Hunlock said. “She’s very lucky the train didn’t crush her.”
The investigation is ongoing and has been turned over to CSX.
Hunlock said he anticipated charges being filed against Music.

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