Female Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train on Dakota Avenue

FRESNO, CA (March 10, 2022) – A train accident near Palm Avenue claimed the life of one woman, early Monday evening.

The collision occurred near Palm and Dakota Avenue around 4:50 p.m. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

Authorities said that a train fatally struck a pedestrian in the area. However, further details leading up to the accident remain unclear.

Eventually, the female victim succumbed to her injuries. Although, authorities have not released her name or place of residency.

Meanwhile, drivers were advised to avoid the area while the roadway remained closed for the next several hours.

No additional information has been made available to the public about the collision. At this time, police are actively investigating the incident.


The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased woman during this devastating time.


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