1 Pronounced Dead after Pedestrian Accident near Brookhurst Road

LOS ANGELES, CA (April 5, 2022) –  Early Monday morning, a pedestrian was killed in a train crash on Commonwealth Avenue.

Around 6:30 a.m., officers responded to the scene near the intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and Brookhurst Road.

Police said an Amtrak train with 89 passengers and five crew members hit a male pedestrian. Officers located the lifeless man down on the train overpass on Commonwealth Avenue, between Brookhurst Road and Basque.

Upon impact, the pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries. Medics pronounced the victim dead at the scene, due to the extent of their condition.

Meanwhile, authorities closed the surrounding area for several hours while police investigated the scene.

As of the time, Los Angeles Police did not release further details about the deadly train crash on Commonwealth Avenue.


The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.


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