At 5:08 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 8), Virginia State Police responded to a
pedestrian fatality in Campbell County. An adult female was walking on the
tracks - near Route 460 and Mt. Athos - when she was struck by an eastbound
CSX train that was not able to stop in time. The woman died at the scene
and state police is still in the process of notifying her next of kin.. The
incident remains under investigation.