Teen Hit by Train Near Isanti Remains in Critical Condition

Updated: 05/02/2013 1:44 PM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

A 19-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was hit by a train south of Isanti.

Emergency responders were called to the scene around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to Isanti County emergency dispatch.

Sheriff's deputies say Elena Bayerl was walking with two other people near or on the tracks when she was hit. The train was going about 50 miles per hour at the time.

She was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center.