Pedestrian Hit by Sprinter Train

By Eric S. Page
|  Wednesday, Jun 29, 2011  |  Updated 6:22 PM PDT
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Pedestrian Hit by Sprinter Train

A train similar to this one was involved in the incident on Wednesday.

Officials suspended service Wednesday for about an hour while they investigated an incident in which a Sprinter train struck a pedestrian.

The person was hit by one of the light-rail trains in Oceanside, according to first responders. The incident occurred at about 4:20 p.m. near the intersection of Oceanside Boulevard and Crouch Street, authorities said.

The pedestrian suffered head injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital, according to  investigators.

Service on the commuter train was interrupted while deputies investigated the incident and restored at about 5:30 p.m.
 

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