Fullerton, CA – Man Struck in Fatal Train Accident Near Euclid Street
Fullerton, CA (January 30, 2019) – In Fullerton, one man was struck and killed in a fatal train accident that took place in the area of Euclid Street on Tuesday afternoon. The man has not yet been identified, according to police.
Police responded yesterday around 3 p.m. after they discovered that the accident happened only a mile away from the Fullerton station. Authorities said that a man had been on the tracks and was struck by a southbound Orange County Line Number 684.
The victim was immediately rushed to the hospital and pronounced dead while there. Police have not determined what he was doing on the tracks at the time of the accident.
Now, an investigation into the matter is taking place.
We would like to extend our sincere sympathies to the family and friends of the person killed in this crash with the hopes that they will be able to move forward with peace and comfort.
Train Accidents in California
Train accidents happen every year in California, some of which lead to injury-causing and even fatal results to those involved. In 2008 in California alone, statistics showed that 804 people were killed in these horrific accidents. California actually leads the country when it comes to injuries and deaths that are caused by trains. Our experienced attorneys are here for you if you are the loved one of somebody whose life was taken too soon in one of these accidents and we will help you work toward a wrongful death claim.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.