Alameda County, CA: Bicyclist Killed in Fatal Collision with Train in Berkley
Alameda County, California (March 29, 2018): Authorities are conducting an active and ongoing investigation into a fatal collision between a bicyclist and a Union Pacific train in Berkley, CA, on Tuesday night, March 27, 2018. The victim, a woman, has not yet been identified and only limited information has been made available to the public while the investigation remains open.
Officials were notified of the accident just before 10:00 p.m. and emergency response crews were swiftly dispatched to the accident scene on Gilman Street, right around Second Street. The victim was pronounced dead by officials at the scene. Investigators are still gathering information about the incident and no further details have been provided at this time.
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