Body found near train tracks in Rothschild

ROTHSCHILD (WAOW) – A 95-year-old woman was found dead near railroad tracks in Rothschild Wednesday morning, according to Rothschild Police Department.

Officials say she was not hit by the train and probably died from the cold.

They say a train conductor saw the woman and called police.

Investigators are still on scene trying to figure out what happened.

Stay with Newsline 9 for the latest on this developing story.