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One person dead after struck by train in East Bakersfield

Posted at 5:34 PM, Oct 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-14 05:47:05-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. --- — One person is dead after being struck by a train in East Bakersfield, Kern County Fire Department officials say.

Crews responded to the incident near Cooley and Eucalyptus drives shortly before 5 p.m.

Officials say the victim, who they have not been able to identify yet, may be a male in his twenties.

Updates to follow.