NYS Police: Train- pedestrian fatal collision in Middlebury
Written by WBTA STAFF on June 22, 2018
On June 22, 2018 at 3:00 a.m., the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) and Troopers out of SP Warsaw responded to railroad tracks off of Pflaum Road in the town of Middleburry for a deceased body. Further investigation revealed that on June 21, 2018 around 11:00 p.m. a Norfolk Southern Train was eastbound and believed they struck a deer or bear and called it in.
On June 22, 2018 at 2:07 a.m. a train westbound on the same tracks reported a possible deceased subject later identified as Janette M. Moore, 50 of Middlebury, NY. Moore was wearing dark colored clothing during the incident. The involved train is in Binghamton, NY and Troop C BCI are assisting in this investigation.
SP Painted Post BCI and Northfolk Southern are assisting with this investigation.
This is still an ongoing investigation.