LINCOLN, Calif. (KTXL) — On Monday a vehicle was struck by a Union Pacific train in Lincoln leaving one person dead and hospitalizing another, according to Lincoln Police Department.
Police shared in a press release that the crash happened around 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of Lincoln Boulevard and Ferrari Ranch Road.
The northbound train collided with the vehicle, which was heading southbound on Ferrari Ranch Road, pushing the vehicle down the tracks until it fell into the area of Auburn Ravine, according to police.
When law enforcement and first responders arrived on scene they found an adult driver and a juvenile passenger.
Life-saving measures were attempted on the adult but they died of their injuries at the scene, according to the press release, and the juvenile was transported to the UC Davis Trauma Center.
This incident is still under investigation in partnership with the Lincoln Police Department and Union Pacific.