PLEASANT HILL, Mo. - Authorities are investigating after the body of a female was found near the railroad tracks in Cass Co.
The Cass Co. Sheriff's Department was called after railroad crews saw a body near the tracks near E. 175th and Boardman Road, just northwest of Pleasant Hill, Mo.
According to a news release from Public Information Officer Lt. Kevin Tieman, evidence at the scene indicates the victim had been struck by a train within 24 hours of the body being found.
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