OCEANSIDE, CA – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a freight train in Oceanside late last night, according to the Times of San Diego.
The crash happened on Oceanside Boulevard at about 10 p.m., when a pedestrian was struck by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway freight train.
The victim, who was not immediately identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
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