An Amtrak train was involved. (Photo/WCHS-TV)

CHELYAN, W.Va. — A woman suffered fatal injuries after being struck by an Amtrak train in eastern Kanawha County Friday morning.

According to state police, it appears the victim was trying to cross the tracks along state Route 61 in Chelyan at around 9 a.m. when she was hit.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation is underway.