Train strikes, kills pedestrian in Cabazon
By Staff report
A train struck and killed a pedestrian Saturday evening near Main Street and Broadway in Cabazon, fire officials said.
The incident was reported at 5:42 p.m., according to a Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department incident log.
The man’s body was found dead on the eastbound tracks, said Justin Jacobs, a spokesman for Union Pacific Railroad.
He was not at the appropriate track crossing, Jacobs said.
Trains in both directions were stopped, he said. About 9 p.m., westbound trains resumed operations.