SAN DIEGO (CNS) – Deputies from the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department’s North Coastal Station on Saturday are investigating the death of a pedestrian who was fatally hit by a train in San Diego.
North Coastal Sheriff’s deputies responded at about 9 p.m. Friday to reports of a collision between a southbound Amtrak train and a pedestrian in the restricted area of the railroad track near Tecolote Road Station, said Deputy Coastal Sheriff Tyler Eikermann of the North Coastal Sheriff’s Transit Enforcement Unit.
Tecolote Road Station is a new stop added to the UC San Diego Blue Line Trolley, which officially opens for service from Sunday.
Anyone with information about this collision should contact the department’s non-emergency telephone at 858-565-5200 or Eikermann at 760-966-3500.
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