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UPDATE: Waterloo woman injures left leg after hit by train

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Waterloo police say a woman is expected to survive after being hit by a train around 9:52 Saturday night. 

They say 37-year-old Jovida Owen's left leg was badly injured in the incident. 

Police tell K-W-W-L after Owens was hit, she was on the tracks for about a half hour before a train crew discovered her.


Updated by Amanda Gilbert

Waterloo police say a 37-year-old woman was hit by a train late Saturday night.

The collision happened around 9:52 p.m. along a railroad crossing on East 4th Street.

Police say the woman was taken to a hospital after being hit. There's no word on her condition this morning.

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