For the second straight day, FultonCounty law officers dealt with a fatality. Sheriff Roy Miller reports his department was called to the Norfolk and Southern Railroad tracks at Tuesday concerning an injured person. The investigation led to the discovery of the body of 44 year old Lisa Sawyers of Ida, Michigan along the railroad at FultonCounty road F-G in YorkTownship, near Delta. Deputies were told by the Norfolk-Southern engineer that Sawyers was laying on the tracks, and was struck by the train. Lisa Sawyers was pronounced dead at the Advanced Life Support Station #2 by the coroner’s office. Sheriff Miller reports, no foul play is suspected; but the case remains under investigation. There was no indication if an autopsy had been ordered.
Delta fire and rescue assisted at the scene; along with Delta Police, and the Norfolk-Southern police.