JARRELLS CREEK — A woman lost her arm when she was allegedly trapped under a moving train in the Jarrells Creek area of Boone County on July 21.
According to Boone 911 officials, the call came in at 7:49 p.m. reporting that a woman had suffered an amputation after her arm was run over by a train.
The Van Volunteer Fire Department, the Boone County Ambulance Authority, the Wharton Volunteer Fire Department and the Boone County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the scene.
There was no information regarding why she was under the train when the incident occurred.
Healthnet 5 was called to the scene and Angela Cook, 38, of Bim was flown from a Wharton ball field to Charleston General. The helicopter arrived to the accident scene at 8:34 p.m. and landed in Charleston at 8:51 p.m.
No updates on the medical condition of the woman could be secured by the CVN.