Pedestrian struck by railroad truck
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
A pedestrian was hit by a railroad truck Friday at Chester Avenue.
Bakersfield Fire Department Battalion Chief John Frando said the truck is equipped for riding on the rails. Somehow, the pedestrian was struck and suffered critical injuries, he said.
Frando said they don't know why the person was on the tracks or how the collision unfolded.