By Gina Yarbrough
San Diego, CA–A pedestrian was fatally struck by an oncoming train Friday evening in San Diego, the Sheriff’s Department said.
Deputies from the North Coastal Sheriff’s Station Transit Enforcement Unit responded to a 9 p.m. report of a pedestrian that was struck by a southbound Amtrak train in San Diego.
The pedestrian was struck in the restricted area of the railroad track, near the Tecolote Road Station.
Deputies are investigating the incident and the manner of death will be determined by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office.