SMITHTON (KDKA) – One person is dead following an accident involving a train in Westmoreland County Sunday morning.

Emergency officials say the train hit a pedestrian around 10 a.m. near a railroad crossing along Route 981 in Smithton.

State police say a girl was walking west on the tracks when she failed to move out of way.

Officials have not released her identity.

Stay with KDKA for the latest details.

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