Los Angeles Fire Department

Man Struck, Killed by Amtrak Train in North Hollywood

A man was fatally injured Sunday when he was struck by an Amtrak Pacific Surfliner passenger train in North Hollywood, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

It happened near 7400 Coldwater Canyon about 7:15 p.m., LAFD spokesman Brian Humphrey said.

There were 126 passengers on the train bound for San Diego. No injuries were reported, Humphrey said.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

There's no word on the age of the victim or why he was on the tracks.

The victim's name will be withheld pending notification of kin.

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