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Coroner: Upstate woman identified after fatally struck by Amtrak train in Spartanburg Co.

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Scene of fatal train accident in Greer. (9/2/17 FOX Carolina) Scene of fatal train accident in Greer. (9/2/17 FOX Carolina)
Scene of fatal train accident in Greer. (9/2/17 FOX Carolina) Scene of fatal train accident in Greer. (9/2/17 FOX Carolina)
GREER, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Spartanburg County Coroner responded to the scene of a fatal train accident involving a pedestrian in Greer early Saturday morning.

Highway Patrol Troopers blocked off a section of South Line Street and Moore Street for hours to assess the scene.

The coroner said a pedestrian was struck by an Amtrak train at approximately 6:30 a.m. at the intersection of North Line Street and E. Poinsett Street.

The pedestrian was later identified as 60-year-old Tina Yvonne Robinson of Greer. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

An external investigation and toxicology testing will be performed to determine a manner and cause of death.

The incident is being investigated by the Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office, the Greer Police Department, Norfolk Southern Railroad and the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office.

Stick with FOX Carolina for the latest on this developing story.

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