Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Union Pacific Train near Locust Street [Lodi, CA]
Man Fatally Struck by Train near Locust Street and Tokay Street
LODI, CA (July 28, 2020) – A man was struck and killed by a Union Pacific train near Locust Street, Tuesday evening.
According to the Lodi Police Department, the incident happened at about 7:15 PM. Due to unknown circumstances, a Union Pacific train hit the pedestrian.
Emergency crews pronounced the male pedestrian dead at the scene. Authorities withheld the identity of the victim, pending notification of next of kin.
As per reports, the train passengers did not sustain injuries in the crash.
The train involved blocked a number of intersections from Tokay Street to Locust Street.
Lodi police continue to investigate the cause of the fatal collision. Officials will release additional information once it becomes available.
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