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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.


Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

 

14-year-old boy found dead in apparent train accident

SAN DIEGO, CA – A 14-year-old boy was found dead early yesterday morning beside a set of railroad tracks in an apparent train accident, reports CBS8.

The boy was discovered by a crew of workers around 2:50 a.m. in the 6000 block of Santa Fe Street, in the Bay Ho neighborhood area.

The boy has been identified, but his name has not been released due to investigative reasons.

The cause of the boy’s death will be determined by autopsy, the report says.

The situation is currently under investigation by the homicide unit of the San Diego County Sheriff’s Office.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Oceanside, CA- Driver Seriously Injured In A Crash Between An Amtrak Train And A Pickup Truck

A driver was seriously injured in a crash between an Amtrak train and a pickup truck in Oceanside, CA on Thursday, April 2, 2020. The accident happened at the tracks close to Cassidy Street and South Meyers Street. The male driver was driving a white pickup truck westbound, and drove through the tracks as the train was travelling southbound at 60 mph. The engineer sounded the warning horn before the truck entered the crossing, but was not able to avoid hitting the vehicle.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

San Diego- Male Pedestrian Killed After A Passenger Train Hit Him

A male pedestrian was killed after a passenger train hit him in San Diego on Tuesday afternoon, February 18, 2020. The pedestrian ran onto the tracks close to Lindbergh Field. The southbound Amtrak train was travelling around 48 mph a few minutes before 4:15 pm, when the train’s engineer saw the male pedestrian run towards the tracks. The engineer reportedly sounded the train’s horn, but the male pedestrian did not stop. The engineer was not able to stop the train in time, thus, the train fatally hit the pedestrian close to the intersection of Washington Street and Frontage Road in San Diego’s Middletown district.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

San Francisco- 1 Person Killed By A Muni Train At A Bus Stop In Visitacion Valley

1 person was killed by a Muni train at a bus stop in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley early Sunday morning, January 12, 2020. The accident happened at approximately 1:30 am on Bayshore Boulevard and Sunnydale Avenue. A man was reportedly declared deceased at the scene. The train was reportedly stopped and waiting for the light at the last stop, when a man on the platform approached the train and tried to open the doors. When the operator started to turn the train around, the man fell off the platform, and the second car of the train struck him.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Santa Ana, CA- 1 Killed After A Train Hit A Vehicle

1 person was killed after a Metrolink train hit a vehicle on the tracks in Santa Ana, CA on Monday afternoon, January 6, 2020. The train reportedly hit the vehicle in the area of East Hunter Avenue and South Grand at approximately 5:30 pm. An occupant inside the vehicle was killed in the accident. All of the passengers in the train were not injured. A dog inside the vehicle sustained some bruising and and blood on a leg.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Oceanside, CA- Woman Killed After She Was Hit By An Amtrak Train

A woman was killed after she was hit by an Amtrak train in Oceanside, CA on Sunday afternoon, December 8, 2019. The accident took place at approximately 2:40 pm, close to 290 Seagaze Drive. The woman reportedly intentionally walked onto the tracks, past the guarded pedestrian crossing, according to the train’s engineer. The woman refused to leave the tracks, even after the train sounded an alert, warning the woman to get off the tracks. The woman remained standing on the tracks, facing the train as it approached. The train tried to stop. However, it struck and killed the woman.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

National City, CA- Man Sustained Cuts And Bruises After His Vehicle Was Hit By A Train

A man sustained cuts and bruises to his face after the vehicle that he was driving was hit by a train in National City, CA on Wednesday morning, October 30, 2019. The crash reportedly took place on West 19th Street and Cleveland Avenue, a few minutes before 5:30 am. The man was driving his vehicle, following 3 other cars on his way to work, when the crossing’s lights began to flash. The other cars was able to made it around the tracks, but when the said male driver attempted to drive around the guardrails, he was not able to make it. The train, then, reportedly broadsided the said man’s vehicle pushing the car 30 to 50 feet along the tracks. The injuries the man sustained, though, were not major.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Berkeley, CA- Woman Sustained Major Injuries To Her Leg After She Was Struck By A Bay Area Rapid Transit Train

A woman sustained major injuries to her leg after she was hit by a Bay Area Rapid Transit train in Berkeley, CA on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. The accident happened at the Ashby Station at approximately 9:40 am. The Ashby Station is located on the 3100 block of Adeline Street. The train that was heading to Richmond and was pulling into the station when the prongs between train cars struck the woman in her leg.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Davis, CA- 1 Person Dead After Amtrak Train Hit Car On Railroad Crossing

1 person is dead after an Amtrak train hit a car on railroad crossing east of Davis on Monday, September 16, 2019. A Toyota Sedan on the railroad crossing at county roads 32A and 105 was hit by an Amtrak train travelling westbound a few minutes before 12:30 pm. The railroad crossing is parallel to Interstate 80, east of Mace Boulevard.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

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