FAIRFIELD (CBS13) — A woman has died after she was struck by a train near the Fairfield and Suisun City border Wednesday morning.
The incident happened just before 9 a.m. on the train tracks near Sunset Avenue and E. Travis Boulevard. Amtrak says train 524 was on its way from San Jose to Sacramento when it struck a trespasser on the tracks.READ MORE: SCUSD's New Race And Equity Liaison Talk District's Move To Fire Teacher Who Used N-Word
Fairfield police say the trespasser – only identified as a woman at this point – has died.READ MORE: ‘It’s Just Heartbreaking’: Community Mourns One In Growing Number Of Officer Deaths Involving DUI Drivers
Sunset Avenue was closed through the morning in both directions in the area. The train was also delayed for just over 2 hours due to the incident and investigation.MORE NEWS: Big Dog, Big Dreams: 185-Pound Bullmastiff Up For Adoption At Sacramento SPCA
There were 50 passengers plus crew members on board the time at the time of the accident. No other injuries were reported.