(Vincennes, Indiana) — A Robinson, IL women was killed Tuesday afternoon after her car was struck by a train in Vincennes.
The accident happened on Rousillion Street in Vincennes shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. 54 year-old Janice Blankenbeker was killed after her car was pinned under the crossing arm and then struck by a train.
Blankenbeker was pronounced dead at the scene by Knox County Coroner Gordon Becher.
Police say alcohol was not a factorRo in the accident. The investigation ongoing with CSX, the Vincennes Police Department and the Knox County Coroner’s Office.