It has been a deadly year on South Florida train tacks. Following several fatal and non-fatal collisions on Brightline tracks this year, on Wednesday a Tri-Rail train struck and killed a pedestrian.
BREAKING NEWS: Sky 10 was over the scene in Oakland Park where a Tri-Rail train struck and killed a person near a railroad crossing. https://t.co/VYR2upyaNf
— WPLG Local 10 News (@WPLGLocal10)
May 25, 2022
Local 10.com reports that the train collided with the pedestrian at approximately 10:15 a.m. near a railroad crossing at West Commercial Boulevard.
Officials with Broward County Sheriff’s Office’s homicide and crime scene units are investigating the tragedy.
Officials have not identified the victim, have not given any identifying characteristics about the victim such as gender, and have not yet detailed the circumstances surrounding the collision.
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