Victim Identified in Train Accident

September 9 -- Police have identified the victim of a train accident in Dunbar Friday afternooon. Authorities say Deloris Boggess, 72, from Charleston died on the scene after a train hit her car around 4 p.m. Friday on 12th Street.

A passenger in the car, Wesley Fore, 34, from St. Albans, is in Charleston Area Medical Center. He is listed in fair condition.

Witnesses told firefighters the driver of the car pulled up on the tracks and stopped, even though the crossing lights were on and the train whistle was blowing.

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