Woman hit by train dies

Last updated 08:30 22/01/2013

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A woman hit by a train near Porirua on Saturday has died.

The woman, in her late 30s, was struck by a train beside State Highway 1 opposite Whitford Brown Ave, Porirua, at 11.15am.

She was flown to Wellington Hospital by helicopter on Saturday.

She died in the intensive care unit yesterday morning as a result of her injuries, a Wellington Hospital spokesman said.

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