Two people were killed Friday when the vehicle they were in was struck by a freight train in the Lancaster area.

Paramedics sent to Avenue I and Sierra Highway at 5:14 a.m. pronounced the vehicle’s occupants dead at the scene, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

Information was not immediately available on the identities of the fatally injured people.

It was unclear if the vehicle was parked on the tracks or attempting to cross when it was struck.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.