Caltrain fatally strikes pedestrian in Mountain View

May 3, 2010 6:33:16 PM PDT
A Caltrain fatally struck a pedestrian near the San Antonio station in Mountain View this evening, a transit agency spokeswoman said.

Southbound train No. 264 struck the pedestrian at about 5:10 p.m. near Rengstorff Avenue, according to Caltrain spokeswoman Tasha Bartholomew.

Trains are being single-tracked through the area and commuters should expect delays of between 30 minutes and an hour, Bartholomew said.

The incident marks the fifth fatality involving Caltrain this year.