Pedestrian fatally hit by train in downtown El Paso

Pedestrian fatally hit by train in downtown El Paso

EL PASO, TX — A man died last Saturday, July 16, after being struck by a train while on railway tracks in downtown El Paso, according to KVIA.

The fatal incident occurred in the area of El Paso Street and East Franklin Avenue, near El Paso Museum of History. It was first reported at about 1:26 p.m.

Details remain limited, but El Paso Police said the man was on the railway tracks when he saw the train approaching. He was said to have remained on the tracks and was subsequently struck.

At this time, investigators said it is unclear why the victim was in the area or why he stayed on the tracks, but no foul play is suspected in the event.

No further information has been shared at this time.

 

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Pedestrian fatally hit by train in downtown El Paso

Pedestrian fatally hit by train in downtown El Paso

EL PASO, TX — A man died last Saturday, July 16, after being struck by a train while on railway tracks in downtown El Paso, according to KVIA.

The fatal incident occurred in the area of El Paso Street and East Franklin Avenue, near El Paso Museum of History. It was first reported at about 1:26 p.m.

Details remain limited, but El Paso Police said the man was on the railway tracks when he saw the train approaching. He was said to have remained on the tracks and was subsequently struck.

At this time, investigators said it is unclear why the victim was in the area or why he stayed on the tracks, but no foul play is suspected in the event.

No further information has been shared at this time.

 

At Cesar Ornelas Law, our El Paso car accident lawyers are committed to helping families like yours recover the money they deserve after a crash caused by another party. Don’t wait to take action. Reach out today at (855) 710-4912 or online to set up a free consultation with an experienced attorney.