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One person died after being hit by a train in Wasco

Pedestrian Accident (FILE)
Posted at 6:28 PM, Jan 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-03 11:26:32-05

WASCO, Calif. (KERO) — At 1:22 p.m. CHP reported a pedestrian was hit by a train on Saturday. The incident took place near Highway 43 and Pond Road in Wasco.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead. He was later identified as 30-year-old Danny Alvarez Jr. from McFarland.

No additional information has been released.