I thought this was just an Asian thing Slovakian schoolgirl loses legs after lying down in front of train over bad grades Jesika Tothova, 15, reportedly tried to end her own life after finding out that she had failed math, physics and chemistry. Her attempt resulted in the amputation of the lower part of her right leg and her left foot. BY Lee Moran NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, February 6, 2015, 10:53 AM Jesika Tóthová via Facebook Jesika Tothova, a 15-year-old from Pezinok, Slovakia, lost her legs when she attempted suicide by lying on train tracks. A desperate Slovakian schoolgirl lost both her legs after she lay down in front of a train because of a bad school report. Jesika Tothova decided to kill herself after finding out that she'd failed her math, physics and chemistry classes, reports the Daily Mirror. The 15-year-old, who was terrified of telling her parents about her grades, stretched out on the tracks near Pezinok railway station. She was then hit by a locomotive, which amputated her right leg's tibia and left foot. Tothova was rushed to Children's University Hospital in Bratislava, where doctors said her condition was "not life-threatening." Google Maps A train hit the teen near Pezinok railway station, amputating her right leg's tibia and left foot. Police spokesman Michal Szeiff said there was nothing the engine driver could do to stop the horrific impact. Tothova's friends said they were stunned by what had happened. "We knew that she was worried about the results but we never thought she would do something like this," one pal told the Mirror.