ATHERTON (CBS SF) — A train fatally struck a man near the Atherton Caltrain Station Friday afternoon, according to Caltrain officials.
At 2:56 p.m., a northbound train struck an adult male, causing Caltrain’s 12th fatality of the year, Caltrain officials said.READ MORE: COVID Schools: University Of Pacific To Require Vaccination To Attend In-Person Classes
A preliminary investigation indicated the death was an intentional act, Caltrain officials said.
At the time of the accident, there were 400 people on board the train.READ MORE: Bay Area Japanese Seafood Restaurant Owners Charged With Tax Evasion, Wage Theft
The collision caused delays of up to 90 minutes as trains ran on a single track through the area.
A SamTrans bus bridge was deployed to accommodate passengers between the Menlo Park and Redwood City stations during the incident but was canceled at 4:35 p.m.
Trains do not stop at the Atherton station on weekdays, Caltrain officials said.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Update: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
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