February 25, 2024
A BNSF freight practice. Photograph by Chris Jennewein

A pedestrian died Saturday after being struck by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe practice on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.

The practice collision occurred simply earlier than 2:20 a.m. Saturday close to mile-post marker 219.5 on the practice tracks that make their means via the bottom, in line with the San Diego County Sheriff’s Division.

Navy police and Camp Pendleton fireplace personnel responded to the collision. The sufferer was pronounced lifeless on the scene.

Identification and method of dying can be disclosed pending notification of the sufferer’s household.

The sheriff’s division will conduct an investigation. Authorities urged anybody with details about the collision to name the division at 858-565-5200.

– Metropolis Information Service