Pedestrian Killed in Train Accident near Merced Avenue [Baldwin Park, CA]


Pedestrian Killed in Train Accident near Merced Avenue [Baldwin Park, CA]
Pedestrian Killed in Train Accident near Merced Avenue [Baldwin Park, CA] Pedestrian Killed in Train Accident near Merced Avenue [Baldwin Park, CA]

Man Fatally Struck by Metrolink Train near Francisquito Avenue

 
BALDWIN PARK, CA (December 8, 2018) – A man was killed Saturday evening following a train accident near Merced Avenue and Francisquito Avenue. The identity of the victim is being withheld, pending notification of next of kin.
 
According to the Baldwin Park Police Department, the incident happened at about 7:34 PM. A Metrolink train operator saw a pedestrian standing on the tracks and immediately sounded the train’s horn. However, the man did not move out of the way and was struck by the westbound train.
 
The victim, described as a man in his 50s, suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency responders. No other injuries were reported by the authorities.
 
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the fatal collision and to identify possible contributing factors. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact the authorities as soon as possible. Additional information will be released once it becomes available.


Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the deceased victim. We wish them strength and comfort during this difficult time. May he rest in peace.


If you have suddenly lost a loved one in a tragic pedestrian collision involving a train, reach out to the wrongful death lawyers at Sweet Law Group. We understand what you and your family are going through, and our team is here to help. With over 40 years of experience in the legal field, we know what it takes to win your case. Our attorneys and legal team have dealt with cases including auto accidents, personal injury, and disability. Call our offices today at (800) 203-3061 for a free consultation in an office near your location. For your convenience, we are also available through email, text message, and online chat 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
 

 

Related Posts

People Hospitalized in Three-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 10 [Phoenix, AZ]

People Hospitalized in Three-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 10 [Phoenix, AZ]

Injuries in Phoenix Multi-Vehicle Crash Phoenix, AZ (September 18, 2021) – On Friday, three people were injured in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 10. The traffic accident took place near the intersection with 35th Avenue. Officers immediately responded to the accident scene and pulled a trap person from their vehicle. Right away, emergency responders took […]

Officers Respond to Fatal Crash on Brunswick Road [Grass Valley, CA]

Officers Respond to Fatal Crash on Brunswick Road [Grass Valley, CA]

Grass Valley Fatal Crash Grass Valley, CA (September 18, 2021) – On Friday, officers investigate a fatal crash on Brunswick Road. The authorities closed the roadway both directions at East Bennett Road and Loma Rica Drive. Investigating officers said they are still identifying the cause of the fatal incident. Sweet Lawyers would like to extend […]

Female Pedestrian Dies, Paul Cruel of Novato Involved in Accident on Highway 37 [Vallejo, CA]

Female Pedestrian Dies, Paul Cruel of Novato Involved in Accident on Highway 37 [Vallejo, CA]

Paul Cruel Involved in Highway 37 Fatal Crash Vallejo, CA (September 18, 2021) – On Thursday, a female pedestrian dies in an accident on Highway 37 involving the 37-year-old Paul Cruel of Novato. The fatal crash took place before 4 a.m. west of Mare Island. Officers said the 2014 Nissan Versa driven by Cruel was […]

Injuries in Plane Crash on Point Lawrence Road [Orcas Island, WA]

Injuries in Plane Crash on Point Lawrence Road [Orcas Island, WA]

Three Hospitalized in Orcas Island Plane Crash Orcas Island, WA (September 18, 2021) – On Thursday, people suffered injuries in a plane crash on Point Lawrence Road. The small plane crashed at about  6:25 p.m. near the 3300 block area after taking off from Harbor Airport. The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed the single-engine Piper PA-38 […]

Help Is Here

We have answers. Tell us about your situation.

Call (800) 674-7854 or request a callback below
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Police Report Request Form

Police Report Request

"*" indicates required fields

Name*
Sweet Lawyers has my permission to help provide a free police report.*
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.