You Know This Is Going To Be Blamed On The 911 Dispatcher, Don’t You?

SoCal Woman Stuck on Tracks Called 911 Before Death – NBCBAYAREA- msnbc.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. — A Lake Forest woman who died from injuries suffered when her car was struck by a freight train in Anaheim dialed 911 to report her predicament and was being urged by a dispatcher to get out of the car when the phone went dead, police said Tuesday.

Linda Kruger-Small, 68, was in a 2005 Honda Civic that got stuck on Burlington Northern Santa Fe tracks just south of Lakeview Street and Orangethorpe Avenue Monday. The car was struck by a freight train traveling from Chicago to Los Angeles.

Anaheim police Sgt. Rick Martinez said police received a 911 call from a woman asking for help because she was stuck on railroad tracks.

A dispatcher who was advising her to get out of the car was able to hear a man trying to help the woman — but then the line went dead, Martinez said.

Because 911 always saves people on TV?

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