Encinitas, CA (February 12, 2024) – A tragic incident unfolded on Monday, February 10, when a train struck and killed a woman in Encinitas. The fatal collision took place just before 8 a.m. at the crossing of Chesterfield Dr and San Elijo Ave. Authorities identified the involved train as southbound.
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department is handling the investigation. Details about the victim and the circumstances leading to the accident have not been fully disclosed. Emergency responders were quick to the scene, but the woman succumbed to her injuries.
The investigation into the deadly encounter is actively continuing.