Caltrain Train Strikes and Kills Pedestrian on Peninsula

MOUNTAIN VIEW (KRON) — A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a Caltrain train Friday evening.

The incident happened between the Mountain View and Sunnyvale stations at about 6:00 p.m. The train involved was an “express mini-bullet” train authorized to go at speeds of up to 79 miles per hour.

No one on board the train was hurt.

Southbound trains are turning around at Mountain View. VTA is running a bus bridge between Sunnyvale and Mountain View while authorities investigate the accident.

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