Amtrak Train Accident on Carlsbad Village Drive Crossing Left Pedestrian in Wheelchair Dead

CARLSBAD, CA (November 18, 2021) – An Amtrak train hit and killed a pedestrian in wheelchair on Carlsbad Village Drive Crossing.

Authorities said the Amtrak train crash occurred just before 5:00 p.m., at the grade crossing. Moreover, the man’s identify remain unknown to the public.

Furthermore, deputies shared the man was already dead at the time police arrived on the scene. Also, the manner of death is to be determined by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Additional details remained unavailable as of writing.

Meanwhile, the crash caused delays for travelers utilizing the North County Transit District’s Coaster service and the Amtrak Surfliner.

Anyone with information on the Amtrak train crash is urged to call the sheriff’s department at 858-565-5200.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased.

The death of a family member is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that no amount of money can make up for the tragic loss of a loved one. However, it is important that the family understands and protects their rights. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that the legal issues impose challenges to those involved. They are here to help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the concerns and needs of your family. Call their office today to find out how we can help you at (800) 975-3435. Click here to request a police report.

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