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Woman seriously hurt after being hit by train in Ardmore

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Emergency personnel take a woman to a waiting rescue helicopter after she was hit by a train in Ardmore. (KTEN) Emergency personnel take a woman to a waiting rescue helicopter after she was hit by a train in Ardmore. (KTEN)

ARDMORE, Okla. -- A woman was fighting for her life after being struck by a train in Ardmore on Wednesday afternoon.

It happened just after 4 p.m. on the tracks near Monroe Avenue Northeast.

Police said they were still piecing together what happened.

The woman was airlifted to a hospital for treatment. Her name was not released.

Police later arrested 45-year-old Jason Knutson at a nearby trailer in the 1400 block of Refinery Road on drug charges and outstanding warrants. Investigators said the woman hit by the train had been staying with Knutson.

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