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Coroner ID's woman struck by train in Mojave

Posted at 8:47 AM, Jan 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-04 11:47:34-05

The coroner's office has identified the woman who was struck by a train in Mojave on Dec. 30th. 

34-year-old Rebecca Ann Benner was walking when she was hit by a train just west of 42000 block Sierra Highway in Mojave. 

Benner died at the scene from her injuries, according to the coroner's release. 

A postmortem exam will be done at a later time to determine Benner's cause and manner of death.