SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — One person died Wednesday evening after being struck by an NCTD coaster train in the Leucadia area of Encinitas, according to FOX 5 San Diego.
Deputies with the Transit Enforcement Unit of North Coastal Sheriff’s Station responded to the scene near the 1500 block of North Coast Highway 101 at about 6:30 p.m.
It is unclear what led up to the fatal collision, but the pedestrian was hit by a northbound North County Transit District coaster train.
Authorities said deputies arrived to find the victim deceased.
An investigation by the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department was underway.
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