Pedestrian killed by train
CARLSBAD, CA – A man was hit and killed by a train Monday afternoon when he failed to step off the tracks near Carlsbad Village Train Station. The incident occurred near Grand Avenue and Washington Street.
Coaster train service was stopped due to the death.
Those affected by the train service stoppage were offered bus service.
The man died at the scene and his name was not made available to the public.
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