Wellington woman hit by train
A woman has been hit by a train near Wellington.
The woman, thought to be aged between 30 and 50, was struck by the train at 11.15am on State Highway 1 at Porirua.
The road was closed briefly to allow a helicopter in to take her to Wellington Hospital, police communications inspector Ian Harris said.
An ambulance spokesman believed she was in a critical condition.
The Dominion Post