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10-3-05 - Gainesville police are investigating the death of a woman who was hit and killed by an Amtrak train on Sunday night. The accident happened around 7:30pm near the Gainesville Depot at the tracks on California Street. The train, dubbed the Heartland Flyer, was making its run from Fort Worth to Oklahoma City.
Police don't know if the death was accidental. The victim was a 23-year-old woman from Gainesville.