POLK COUNTY, Fla. [WFLA] – A woman and a 4-month-old baby died in a train versus car crash near Frostproof on Thursday.
The crash occurred at South Scenic Highway between Livingston Lake Road and US Highway 98/27. Around 3:15 p.m., 26-year-old Kayla Cobb drove the car around the crossing train track arms as the train approached, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
Fatal car/train collision being investigated by PCSO on South Scenic Highway near Frostproof between Livingston Lake Road and US 98/27. Crash occurred at 3:17 PM. One confirmed death. pic.twitter.com/KOiXJsqTd1