MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Minneapolis woman struck and killed by Green Line LRT
MINNEAPOLIS -- Authorities have identified the woman struck and killed by a light-rail train Sunday near the Minneapolis-St.Paul border.
Metro Transit officials 42-year-old Shana Buchanan of Minneapolis may have been wearing headphones as she attempted to cross the tracks on a pedestrian walkway. Buchanan died at the scene on University Avenue. She is the first fatality since the Green Line opened in mid-June.