Publish Date: 2019/06/19
A man sitting on the railroad tracks in Baldwin Park, CA was struck by a Metrolink train bound for Los Angeles Thursday night, June 13, 2019. The said man was killed after he was struck by the train. According to Baldwin Park police, the man appeared to be Latino between 50-60 years of age. The collision took place at 8:54 pm on Ramona Boulevard at Downing Avenue. The man reportedly ignored the the train’s horn, the automated crossing arms, flashing warning lights, and audible warning system. Metrolink train #337 of the San Bernardino line struck the man. He died on the spot at the crash site.
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