41-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Train Collision near Rivera Road

WHITTIER, CA (February 16, 2022) – A train accident near Rivera Road claimed the life of Angles Ruedas, Tuesday morning.

The incident happened around 8:00 a.m. near Pioneer Boulevard and Rivera Road, authorities said.

Upon arrival, paramedics discovered a 41-year-old man laying near the tracks. The deceased victim was later identified as Angles Ruedas. Although, authorities are unsure about the factors leading up to the collision.

Meanwhile, investigators ask anyone with information regarding this fatal incident to call the Whittier Police Department as soon as possible.

At this time, police did not release any additional information. However, the deadly train accident remains under active investigation.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences are with the family and friends of the victim.


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