MODESTO - A Pedestrian was killed after being struck by a train in downtown Modesto Tuesday afternoon.
The crash happened shortly after 6:30pm, dispatched near the intersection of 8th and K Streets. Emergency crews arrived on scene and located the pedestrian, only identified as an adult male, behind the lumber yard north of L Street.
First responders arrived and pronounced the pedestrian deceased at the scene. The stopped freight train blocked several downtown intersections as authorities investigated the crash.