Written by AARON CASTREJON
EL MONTE - Service has been disrupted after an eastbound train struck and killed a pedestrian, a Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatcher said.
The collision was reported at 3:37 p.m. June 18. The train struck a pedestrian near Valley Boulevard and Johnson Avenue, according to Dispatch Supervisor Ed Pickett with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Riders were en route to Downtown San Bernardino on Metrolink Line 314 when the collision occurred. The tracks between El Monte and Baldwin Park are closed, according to Metrolink.
Lines 316, 318, 320, 322, 324, 329 and 333 to San Bernardino are cancelled due to the collision, Metrolink said.