Denham Springs woman dies when train hits vehicle Denham Springs woman dies when train hits vehicle Florida Parishes bureau Dec. 26, 2012 Comments WALKER – A Denham Springs woman died Wednesday afternoon after the car she was driving was struck by a locomotive, according to the Walker Police Department. Laraye London Phillips, 29, was pronounced dead at a Walker hospital, Police Chief Marliam Lee said. Phillips, who was driving a four-door Chevy HHR, was alone in the car and apparently going to work at a site just across the railroad tracks, police reported. Phillips turned off of U.S. 190 onto Industrial Drive, where her vehicle was struck by a westbound Canadian National locomotive, Lee said. No one else was injured in the wreck, Lee said. The accident occurred shortly before 5 p.m. and resulted in the closure of U.S. 190 for several hours.