Man Killed in Elk Grove Train Accident on Bond Road near Elk Grove Florida Road
Elk Grove, California (August 20, 2019) – A man was killed on Monday evening when he was struck by a train while on his bicycle in Elk Grove. The fatal crash was reported at around 5:15 p.m. August 19, on Bond Road near Elk Grove Florin Road, Elk Grove Police Department.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office said the crossing arms went down and the light was activated at the railroad crossing as the train approached. The man was hit by the oncoming freight train even after the train operator sounding the horns.
The man died of his injuries.
The identity of the man was not released immediately.
The Elk Grove Police Department Traffic Bureau is leading an investigation into the fatal crash.
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