Published: Mar 30, 2012 7:21 PM EDT

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A 61-year-old Lehigh woman was killed Friday in Palm Beach County when she tried to beat an oncoming train and drove through the down crossing arm, onto the train track.

Arlene Gallo was pronounced dead on the scene.

The front of the train struck the left side of Gallos' vehicle.

Red flashing lights, an audible signal and down crossing arm were all activated to warn drivers of the oncoming train.