Capitol Corridor train strikes, kills pedestrian in Albany

ALBANY (KRON) — A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train in Albany Monday morning, a Berkeley police spokesman said.

The collision was reported to Berkeley police at 7:57 a.m. in the area of Buchanan Street near Interstate Highway 80.

Police and firefighters arrived and pronounced the person dead at the scene.

Amtrak officials said the collision involved San Joaquins Train No. 710 and is delaying service through the area.

Service was restored between Berkeley and Richmond stations at 9 a.m. but officials said to expect delays of up to an hour.

Albany police and Union Pacific are both investigating the collision.

No further details about the collision were immediately available.

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