Metrolink train strikes, kills person on tracks in Baldwin Park


BALDWIN PARK (CNS) – A person on the railroad tracks near the Metrolink station in Baldwin Park was struck by a Metrolink train and killed tonight.

Paramedics responded to an area near the intersection of Ramona Boulevard and Downing Avenue about 8:55 p.m., where they located the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

The southbound Metrolink train was en route from San Bernardino to Union Station in Los Angeles when the accident occurred, according to Metrolink.

Buses were used to transport Metrolink passengers traveling in both directions between Union Station and San Bernardino.

The age, gender and name of the victim were not disclosed.


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