ISU Student Killed By Train

ISU Student Killed By Train

There are 33 comments on the WHOtv story from Apr 26, 2010, titled ISU Student Killed By Train. In it, WHOtv reports that:

Ames Police are investigating the death of an Iowa State student after finding her body on train tracks on the west side of town.

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BMM

United States

#1 Apr 26, 2010
She was a VERY smart young lady and had a great head on her shoulders. Without a doubt, I believe foul play was involved whether she was approached by someone when she was under the bridge. I still cannot believe this happened to such a bright young lady with her whole life ahead of her.
RIP

Since: Feb 10

Tifton, GA

#2 Apr 26, 2010
very sad
Iowan

Johnston, IA

#3 Apr 26, 2010
Such a tragedy!! God Bless the family!!!
alex

Des Moines, IA

#4 Apr 26, 2010
i hope they investigate this very very closely! i have such a bad feeling about it, i hope i am wrong!
J Van Damme

Theodore, AL

#9 Apr 26, 2010
I am appalled how the people that have made rude comments on here could do such a thing. One day this could be one of your family members or friends. What goes around comes around. Shame on YOU!
ISU student

Ames, IA

#10 Apr 26, 2010
To all who post, please just be respectful of all the students we have lost in the past few months. Theses deaths are tragedies and not a reflection of Iowa State, people in the wrong place at the wrong time. None of you it seems are Iowa State Students, I am, and I am appalled by the disrespect you show. The students, families, faculty and staff of Iowa State have lost numerous students in the past few months and are grieving for our students.
doc

Ridgecrest, CA

#11 Apr 26, 2010
Have some compassion. Regardless of how these people have died, they are gone. Have some respect for them and their grieving families.
justanicegirl

Boise, ID

#12 Apr 26, 2010
I can't believe I have read some of the comments posted. You people are such cold hearted, disrespectful, and just downright mean spirited people. You should be careful of what you say, tomorrow it could be you , your family member,friend, etc. I don't wish anything bad to happen to anybody or to anyone close to them but I do hope something comes back and bites you in the ass for saying such things during a tragedy like this. My sympathy goes out to the girls family and anyone close to her and you may you find the answers to what happened. What a sad day plus with the other students ISU has lost, so terrible.
AUNT

Dover, DE

#13 Apr 26, 2010
Another one wrote:
Another ISU student dies from stupidity. Cant say I feel sorry for them.
"Another One"...I hope you go to HELL you insensitve prick! Come live in my famiy's world and tell us to our faces you don't feel sorry for us and this tragedy that we are trying to grasp. Raven was a beautiful, young, intelligent lady who had an amazing life ahead of her. You are absolutely pathetic and I hope to GOD you did not procreate because if you did...I DO FEEL SORRY FOR YOUR KIDS to have a parent like you! I wish a tragedy on you and your family you asshole. For anyome else that feels the need to be ignorant and hurtful, say it in your house or to a friend, NOT where my family can read it for God's sake..........
Tom

Des Moines, IA

#14 Apr 26, 2010
I lost a family member suddenly years ago

Please....think before you write - the family and friends may be reading this

Guide yourself with the simple question - what if it were my family?
Disgusted

West Des Moines, IA

#15 Apr 26, 2010
To "Another One"......Really? You've never had a few drinks?? You are truly a piece of **** to make a comment like that.
dani

Des Moines, IA

#18 Apr 26, 2010
The family is in our thoughts and prayers... Shame on you selfish, idiotic, ruthless, heartless people.
hawk nut

Des Moines, IA

#19 Apr 26, 2010
i apologize for my last comment just urks me that people have to make stupid comments when there has been such a tradgedy like this. feel for the family.
Danielle

Kensington, MD

#20 Apr 26, 2010
To Raven's family, I'm so sorry for your great loss, this is unbelievable. My heart goes out to her little brother, and if you need anything, or any help with anything don't hesitate to ask. This world has lost a beuatiful young lady inside and out, and I'll miss seeing her around, God Bless her and all her friends and her amazing family.
friend

Ames, IA

#21 Apr 26, 2010
Hufe wrote:
Well, you do know what IOWA stands for, right?
Idiots
Out
Wandering
Around
I guess even "smart" people do dumb things.
You dont know her. shes not even from iowa. dont ever make comments like that about people you have never met.
ISU Student 2

Oelwein, IA

#22 Apr 26, 2010
I flagged all of the crap posts above. Hopefully they will be taken down.

Sorry for the family, I dont know what she was doing on the train tracks though since she was under them to begin with......seems fishy.
sandy

Myakka City, FL

#23 Apr 26, 2010
I am so sorry for the loss of someones child and/or friend. I am a mom, w children that enjoy the company of friends and actually party in Ames now and then. God forbid I ever got that dreaded phone call! The unaswered ?'s has to be awful too...I too have lost a good friend w unexplained circumstances, will I ever know, I hope so but right now the friends and family need to grieve and know they have our prayers and thoughts not our nasty judgemental remarks! I embrace you and will send and extra prayer for you and your beloved.
Misty Mama

Chanhassen, MN

#24 Apr 26, 2010
This is every parents nightmare. Hopefully Ames Police will have enough common sense to see through that story the guy gave you. My sympathies for the family.
CentralIowaMan

Toledo, IA

#25 Apr 27, 2010
I feel for the family of this young lady. That said this just goes to show that the drinking age shouldn't be lowered under 21. In fact, we need to go back to prohibition. That is what I think of alcoholic beverages.
Iowa Mom

United States

#26 Apr 27, 2010
Another one wrote:
Another ISU student dies from stupidity. Cant say I feel sorry for them.
You have no idea what happened to her so how can you be so thoughtless about a person's life!!!

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