SATSUMA, ALABAMA (December 5, 2017) – 22 year old Wendi Nicole Thomas was tragically confirmed to be the victim killed in a train accident on Baker Road and Highway 43 on Tuesday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened on Tuesday morning, at the train crossing on Bayou Avenue near Old Highway 43. A freight train struck Wendi’s vehicle for an unknown reason.
Wendi Nicole Thomas was tragically pronounced dead as a result of the accident. Wendi was about to celebrate her 23rd birthday, and was a nationally awarded archer. The investigation is still ongoing at this time, but initial investigations have indicated that there are no crossing arms at this intersection, only warning lights.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”