PITTSBURG (CBS SF) — An Amtrak train fatally struck a pedestrian Tuesday afternoon in Pittsburg, according to police.
The incident was first reported at about 3:45 p.m. on train tracks near Loveridge Road, north of the Pittsburg-Antioch Highway, according to police.READ MORE: Mariposa Sheriff To Announce What Killed Family On Hike In Sierra National Forest
The train was heading west when it struck the pedestrian.
The victim, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.READ MORE: UPDATE: Judge Denies Bail for Los Gatos Mom Accused of Hosting Drunken Teen Sex Parties
No one else was injured during the incident.
The pedestrian was not struck at a train crossing, according to BNSF Rail spokeswoman Lena Kent.MORE NEWS: San Francisco Leaders Celebrate Completing 1st Phase Of Geary Boulevard Safety Upgrades
Texas-based BNSF Rail operates the tracks, while Amtrak was operating the train, Kent said.