Teenage girl struck, killed by train in Martinez

MARTINEZ, Calif.

Emergency crews received a report of a person struck by a train at 5:03 p.m. on the railroad tracks near Old Orchard and Howe roads.

The teen was pronounced deceased on the railroad tracks and the incident remains under investigation.

Martinez police believe she may have been hit while trying to retrieve her cellphone on the tracks.

(Bay City News contributed to this report)

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