General Crime

2 People Struck By Train, 1 Killed, 1 Hospitalized in Santa Clara

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

119

donation

One person was killed and another was injured when they were hit by a train at Santa Clara’s Caltrain station this evening, a Caltrain spokeswoman said.

The northbound train hit the two pedestrians at about 5:45 p.m., Caltrain spokeswoman Christine Dunn said.

One of the pedestrians was killed while the other was taken to a hospital with injuries that Dunn did not reveal the extent of.

Trains headed south are turning around at the Sunnyvale station and making all stops between Sunnyvale and San Francisco, Dunn said.

Caltrain is working to set up a bus bridge between the Santa Clara, Lawrence and Sunnyvale stations, she said. The service interruption is also affecting Amtrak and Altamont Corridor trains in the area.

Copyright © 2014 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons