Person struck, killed by train near Edison Highway

Kern County Fire crews investigate after a person was struck and killed by a train east of Bakersfield, Calif., May 11, 2017. (KBAK/KBFX photo/Norberto Arroyo)

A person is dead after being hit by a train east of Bakersfield.

Officials with the Kern County Fire Department say that the person was struck just after 6:30 p.m. on Thursday near the intersection of Morning Drive and Edison Highway.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off