LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A pedestrian has been fatally struck by a Metro Blue Line train in South Los Angeles.READ MORE: Sigma Nu Fraternity At USC Suspends Member At Center Of Sexual Assault Allegations
The fatal collision occurred at the crossing near the Vernon station at Long Beach Avenue about 4:58 p.m. Friday.
Erik Scott, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department, said the person was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: 101 Partially Closed This Weekend
The identity of the victim was not released. Authorities did report that the victim was male, however.
There were no injuries reported to passengers on board the train.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: Walmart Recalls Room Spray For 'Rare And Dangerous' Bacteria Linked To 2 Deaths
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